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Learn to Program with Phrogram™!: A Guide to Learning Through Game Programming Using the Latest Version of Kids Programming Language by David Witus, Walt Morrison, Jon Schwartz

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Introduction

What Is Programming? 4Why Learn Programming with Phrogram? 4How Should I Use This Short Cut? 5What Version of Phrogram Should I Be Using? 7

What Is Programming?

Computer programming is, simply put, the process of giving instructions to a computer. Computers follow instructions very well; in fact, they do exactly what we tell them to do. But they have no imagination! So, when you write a program that gives instructions to a computer, you must be very precise about what you want the computer to do.

Why Learn Programming with Phrogram?

Different programming languages give you different ways to tell your computer what to do. If you are just starting out with programming, or even if you are an experienced programmer who likes the idea ...

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