Help Your Kids with Computer Science: A unique visual step-by-step guide to computers, coding, and communication

Helen Caldwell, T. Pirmann, A. Krotoski

    Research output: Book/ReportGuide or Manual

    Abstract

    Perfect for home learning, this visual guide to computers, the Internet, and social media uses step-by-step diagrams and graphics to explore how kids can get the most from computers while staying safe.

    Covering everything from data to digital life, from computer coding to cyber attacks, this unique guide gives parents and kids the most up-to-date and comprehensive facts and information in a visually appealing way. It examines the technical aspects of computers, such as how they function, the latest digital devices and software, and how the Internet works. It also builds the confidence of parents and kids when facing challenges such as staying safe online, digital etiquette, and how to navigate the potential pitfalls of social media.

    Jargon-free language helps to explain difficult and potentially dread-inducing concepts such as hacking, Bitcoin, and malware, while colorful graphics help make learning about the world of computer science exciting.

    For those who want to make the most out of the digital world, Help Your Kids with Computer Science is the perfect platform to discover more, especially as more and more of our lives shift to online platforms.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationLondon
    PublisherDorling Kindersley
    Number of pages256
    ISBN (Print)9780241302293
    Publication statusPublished - 5 Jul 2018

    Keywords

    • Computer science
    • Computers
    • Kids
    • Online platforms
    • Digital learning
    • Social media
    • Well being

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