Programming Awesome Apps

Programming Awesome Apps

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How do apps help us complete tasks, listen to music, play games, or find information? Like other computer programs, they use instructions known as code. Learn how to design, program, test, and publish your own app. Once you've figured out the basics of app creation, use the link in this book to go online and try out your new skills!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781512439427
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2017
Series: Kids Get Coding Series
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 830L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 9 Years

About the Author

Author Heather Lyons is a co-founder of blue{shift} coding, a company specializing in teaching coding to young programmers. You can read more about blue{shift} at

Alex Westgate is an illustrator, designer, and artist working and living in Toronto, ON. He has worked with the BBC, Royal Canadian Mint, Reader's Digest, Western Union, AT&T, the Washington Post, and Hachette.

Table of Contents

Getting Started 3

What Is an App? 4

What Do Apps Do? 6

Let's Plan an App! 8

The Design 10

What if… 12

Rewards 14

Looking for Bugs 16

Publishing Your App 18

Apps Help People! 20

Extension Activities 22

Words to Remember 22

Activity Answers 23

Index 24

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