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Children and computers

Davis, Chris.

Children and computers

A handbook for parents

by Davis, Chris.

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Published by Home and School Council in Sheffield .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Chris Davis.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13933636M

OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Description: pages: illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: Statement of purpose --Children and computer technology: analysis and recommendations --Children and computers: new technology--old concerns --Who's wired and who's not: children's access to and use of computer technology --Changing how and what children learn in school with computer-based. “The book is packed full of educational information to engage your child, from the history of computers through to how computers work and basic coding a brilliantly written and presented educational resource, with endless facts to stimulate older as well as younger minds.” First4Dads “Colourful, fun and very informative.”.

This essay was published as the foreword to Seymour Papert’s book Mindstorms: Children, Computers, and Powerful Ideas (Basic Books, ). Before I was two years old I had developed an intense involvement with automobiles. The names of car parts made up a very substantial portion of my vocabulary: I was particularly proud of knowing about the. Genre/Form: Computer-assisted instruction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Children and computers. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, (OCoLC)

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