By Carrie Anne Philbin
Coding for children is cool with Raspberry Pi and this straightforward guide
Even in case your young ones don't have an oz. of laptop geek in them, they could discover ways to code with Raspberry Pi and this excellent e-book. Written for eleven- to 15-year-olds and assuming no past computing wisdom, this booklet makes use of the wildly profitable, reasonably cheap, credit-card-sized Raspberry Pi laptop to provide an explanation for primary computing recommendations. adolescents will take pleasure in facing the book's 9 enjoyable initiatives whereas they research simple programming and procedure management abilities, beginning with the very fundamentals of ways to plug within the board and switch it on.
Each venture incorporates a full of life and informative video to augment the teachings. It's excellent for younger, keen self-learners-your children can bounce in, arrange their Raspberry Pi, and battle through the teachings on their own.
Written via Carrie Anne Philbin, a highschool instructor of computing who advises the U.K. govt at the revised ICT Curriculum
Teaches eleven- to 15-year-olds programming and process management talents utilizing Raspberry Pi
Features nine enjoyable tasks followed by way of energetic and beneficial videos
Raspberry Pi is a $35/£25 credit-card-sized desktop created through the non-profit Raspberry Pi origin; over 1000000 were sold
Help your kids have a good time and research computing abilities whilst with Adventures in Raspberry Pi.
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To go back to /home/pi, type the command cd .. (that’s cd followed by a space and two full stops). [email protected] ~ $ cd .. The cd .. command will move you up the directory tree to the parent directory. For example, if you are in /home/pi/Desktop and type cd .. you are moved upwards through the file system to /home/pi. To check where you are in the file system at any time, type pwd to see your current directory, as shown in Figure 2-7. 34 ADVEN T URES IN RASPBERRY PI FIGURE 2-7 Navigating the file system in Raspberry Pi’s LXTerminal S& TIP TR S ICK If you are ever lost in the file system and can’t remember where you are, just type pwd to find out.
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