On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 4:19 AM, Kenny Xm email@example.com wrote:
Hi I’m 11 years old and love computers, and want to go into programming.
I’ve tried C, C++, and other languages but their all too hard for me.
I came across Ruby, and thought I’d give it a shot.
Anyone that can recommend any good resources, ebooks, and tutorials?
Any advice is appreciated!
Chris P.'s ‘Learn to Program’ book is an excellent read, but you
might also want
to look into Shoes and HacketyHack (hackety.org). These are special
Ruby that are especially designed as a first programming environment.
Not getting ageist or anything, but the primary goal was to make
accessible for kids. Its a refreshingly simple way of programming for