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Since 2012, the organization Girls Who Code has been leading the charge to get girls interested in technology and coding. Now its founder, Reshma Saujani, wants to inspire you to be a girl who codes!
Bursting with dynamic artwork, down-to-earth explanations of coding principles, and real-life stories of girls and women working at places like Pixar and NASA, this graphically animated book shows what a huge role computer science plays in our lives and how much fun it can be. No matter your interest—sports, the arts, baking, student government, social justice—coding can help you do what you love and make your dreams come true.
Whether you’re a girl who’s never coded before, a girl who codes, or a parent raising one, this entertaining book, printed in bold two-color and featuring art on every page, will have you itching to create your own apps, games, and robots to make the world a better place.
|Title||:||Girls Who Code: Learn to Code and Change the World|
|Number of Pages||:||176 pages|
April 01, 2017
When I was at ALA, and I saw ARCs of this, I had to pick one up! I am very interested in coding and found this book to be super informative and inspiring!
August 05, 2017
I received an advanced reader edition from BookExpo. It contains a disclaimer that the art work is not finished and the text is uncorrected. While there were a small handful of “artwork goes here” references, the text was good and clear. I feel 100% comfortable giving this copy to a 5th grader or...
September 05, 2017
November 04, 2017
This is a great resource to get girls thinking about logic and computers and what they need to know in order to start building and programming.
October 05, 2017
It took a long time until coding came up in the book and to me there was to much text and not enough guided help.
October 08, 2017
An excellent introduction to what coding is, what sorts of careers might use coding, how computers impact every facet of our lives, and why girls should give coding a try. Everything from the basics of input and output, to debugging programs, to the uses for programming skills are covered. Along...
August 18, 2017
My copy of "Girls Who Code" is an arc, so there are pages, where illustrations and text is not finished, and the book is black and white only.
I am sure the finished version is much cooler, than my arc. And I really do believe this is 5 stars book.
I wish I had this kind of resources when I was gr...
August 30, 2017
This is a must read introductory guide for educators and students interested in coding and empowering young girls in STEM. It's imperative that each young lady is told she CAN do what she believes in, and this manifesto offers young women an eye opening approach on building their ideas and dreams...
September 14, 2017
Learn to code, and change the world. This is what you learn when you read Reshma Saujani's book Girls Who Code. The characters are really helpful to the story. For example, one of the characters comes up with the idea to make a softball app, and then the characters go through the process of makin...
November 07, 2017
A good book for young girls to learn about what coding is, how it works, and what you can do with it, though I think younger kids will need to go through it with a parent; language- and content-wise, it's more oriented toward upper middle/early high school girls than anyone else.
Doesn't go into d...