The science of computers
(Book)

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Published:
St. Catharines, ON : Crabtree Pub. Co., 2015.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
32 pages : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 6.3 - AR Pts: 1
Rating:
7.6.
Status:
Inglewood Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
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The Science of Computers takes an overall look at information technology, exploring how computers operate and the amazing devices that are used in homes, schools, and businesses today. Students will be fascinated by the history of the development of information technology and digital devices from the early computers that filled entire buildings to the tiny silicon chips being produced today. This practical learning guide lays the groundwork for further exploration of computational thinking. "Stretch Yourself" features give practical activities to help readers explore and test key principles to help reinforce learning and are not linked to specific software or operating systems. "True Story" features give real-world anecdotes from the world of information technology. "Computer Hero" features look at the groundbreaking scientists that paved the way for digital technology today.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780778715108 :
Reading Level:
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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
Description
"Takes an overall look at information technology, exploring how computers operate and the devices that are used in homes, schools, and businesses today ... [and] the history of the development of information technology and digital devices from the early computers that filled entire buildings to the tiny silicon chips being produced today"--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience
7.6.
Target Audience
3-6,Follett School Solutions.
Target Audience
1030,Lexile.
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Accelerated Reader AR,MG,6.3,1.0,173445.,20455
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APA Citation (style guide)

Gifford, C. (2015). The science of computers. St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Pub. Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gifford, Clive. 2015. The Science of Computers. St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Pub. Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gifford, Clive, The Science of Computers. St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Pub. Co, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Gifford, Clive. The Science of Computers. St. Catharines, ON: Crabtree Pub. Co, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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