August 23, 2013 AT 4:00 am

Python Programming Using Minecraft Pi and Code Academy @Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi

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Craig Richardson’s new book, a must have for teachers and students of Python via raspberrypi.org

Craig’s book is one of best teaching and learning resources that I’ve ever seen for any subject. It follows the Python lessons in Codecademy (one of the best online learning resources out there) and then reinforces these skills using Raspberry Pi Minecraft. It’s contemporary and it’s challenging and it’s fun. It’s got a 225 page student book with exercises plus separate teachers’ notes. It provides differentiation and it references the new Computing curriculum. It’s learning by stealth :)

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