Ara the Star Engineer

Author(s): Komal Singh; Ipek Konak

Picture Books (Hardback)

"'If she can see it, she can be it.' With this story, girls can see leaders and be inspired to become one. A book for all ages and genders " GEENA DAVIS, FOUNDER AND CHAIR, GEENA DAVIS INSTITUTE ON GENDER IN MEDIA

This is a STEAM book and more An inspiring, inclusive, whimsical way to learn about computers and technology from real-life trailblazers.

Ara is a young girl who loves BIG numbers. She wants to count all the stars in the sky... but how? This is an upbeat adventure of Ara and her sidekick droid, DeeDee ("Beep "). They use smarts and grit to solve a BIG problem and discover an amazing algorithm A quest that takes them through a whirlwind of intriguing locations at Innovation Plex -- Data Centre, Ideas Lab, Coding Pods, and X-Space. Along the way, they encounter real-life women tech trailblazers of diverse backgrounds, including a Tenacious Troubleshooter, an Intrepid Innovator, a Code Commander, and a Prolific Problem Solver. They tinker-and-tailor, build-and-fail, launch-and-iterate, and in the end discover an amazing algorithm of success -- coding, courage, creativity, and collaboration ("Beeeeep ").

Read the book, download hands-on activities, follow further learning resources. Experience the story in immersive ways never done before... coming soon

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General Fields

  • : 9781989025055
  • : Page Two Strategies Inc.
  • : Page Two Books
  • : October 2018
  • : --- length: - '10' width: - '10' units: - Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Komal Singh; Ipek Konak
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 813.6
  • : 40