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Teaching Primary Programming with Scratch Teacher Book - Research-Informed Approaches - cover

Teaching Primary Programming with Scratch Teacher Book - Research-Informed Approaches

Phil Bagge

Publisher: University of Buckingham Press

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Who is this book written for? This book is aimed at KS2 (grade 2-5 in US) primary (elementary) teachers and secondary teachers who use Scratch to teach programming.
Available since: 11/30/2022.

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