What's a makerspace -- Before you get started -- What is coding? -- Supplies -- Code it! Techniques -- Coding bracelet -- Code a character -- Code music -- Banana key -- Game controller -- Floor piano -- Makerspace maintenance -- Glossary -- Online resources.
Makerspaces are places designed to inspire creativity and collaboration. In Code It! Programming and Keyboards You Can Create Yourself, kids will make a computer key out of a banana and use popular software programs to code music, game characters, and more! Step-by-step photos bring each project to life. Techniques and tips help troubleshoot and use the materials within the makerspace. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO. -- Amazon.com.