Learn to build programs and games with this simple and easy-to-follow guide designed to help develop your coding skills. The second book in the How to Code series builds on basic coding and introduces loops and repetition through clear and concise information, teamed with simple and practical tasks. From drawing shapes to giving instructions in code to building games, this straightforward guide is full of fun, hands-on coding projects that will have you confident in coding in no time!
Max Wainewright has written over 20 educational software titles for children, and many books on coding. His programs and websites have won a number of awards including BETT, ERA, and Practical Pre-School Gold Awards and are used by children throughout the world. In recent years, Max designed and developed Espresso Coding—a website used by many thousands of schools to teach coding (now called DE Coding and a part of Discovery Learning). Max lives in London with his wife and two children, and teaches coding 3 days a week in a local school.
Mike Henson grew up in South Africa and from an early age always loved to draw. He now lives by the sea in Hampshire, England, with his wife and three children, who provide him with daily inspiration. Mike enjoys writing songs and children’s stories, creating a mess in the kitchen, and making robots out of cardboard boxes.