Computer science in the real world (STEM In The Real World (Core Library)) (#0551WZ6)

by Idzikowski, Lisa

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Hardcover (library binding) Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, 2016
Price: USD 23.00
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Dewey: 004; Int Lvl: 3-6; Rd Lvl: 7.2
AR 5.6 MG 1 179685EN; LEX 790L; GR S


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Learning Focus

Computers & Coding STEM

Library Classifications

Computer science.

Common Genres & Topics

Science & Nature (Juvenile Nonfiction)

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From Follett

Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index. Introduces the field of computer science, discussing why it is an interesting STEM career, and the work scientists in this field have accomplished throughout the years.

From the Publisher
Take a look into the fascinating world of computer science, why it is an intriguing STEM career, and the amazing work scientists in this field have accomplished throughout the years.

Product Details
  • Publisher: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing
  • Publication Date: December 15, 2015
  • Format: Hardcover (library binding)
  • Series: STEM in the real world
  • Dewey: 004
  • Classifications: Nonfiction
  • Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
  • ISBN-10: 1-68078-040-9
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-68078-040-6
  • LCCN: 2015-945539
  • Follett Number: 0551WZ6
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Reading Level: 7.2
  • ATOS Book Level: 5.6
  • AR Interest Level: MG
  • AR Points: 1
  • AR Quiz: 179685EN
  • Lexile: 790L
  • Guided Reading Level: S

Reviews & Awards
  • School Library Connection, 11/01/16
  • School Library Journal, 04/01/16

Full-Text Reviews
Horn Book Guide (Fall 2016)
Definitions of computers and their parts, as well as descriptions of computer-related jobs, orient readers to this lucrative STEM field. The superficial descriptions provide only cursory information about computer science and its pioneers, both historical and modern. Photographs of scientists and fairly current technologies are included. The purposeful series features intermittent, weakly-related comprehension activities, prompts, and links for further research. Reading list. Glos., ind.

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