Best Computers & Technology Books for 7 Year Olds

Here are the top 30 computers & technology books for 7 year olds. Please click Read Review to read book reviews on Amazon. You can also click Find in Library to check book availability at your local library. If the default library is not correct, please follow Change Local Library to reset it.

1. Computer Crafts for Kids

by: Margy KuntzKuntzAnn Kuntz
Release date: Jan 01, 1994
Number of Pages: 116
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A mother and daughter writing team offers an ideal introduction to the personal computer. As children focus on creating the many colorful and functional crafts that fill these pages, they learn the basics of working with a word processor paint and draw program, All the crafts can be created using Microsoft Word 6.0 for Windows and a few simple materials.
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Arts & Photography

2. Little.com

by: Ralph Steadman
Release date: Oct 25, 2005
Number of Pages: 32
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Meet the little dot that lives inside your computer. When you have switched it off, he takes the opportunity to visit his friend, the Duchess of Amalfi. He whizzes through cyberspace to her place for tea. Sometimes he is full of ink and wobbly, and sometimes he isn’t. There are soldiers in white uniforms at the bottom of the hill, that he likes to cover in ink?and then he dances with them, because he is ashamed of himself. He’s pretty good at dancing?as long as he doesn’t wiggle he won’t make a single blot. Ralph Steadman is the award-winning illustrator of both adult and children’s books, including That’s My Dad, The Grapes of Ralph, America, and No Room to Swing a Cat.
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Children’s Books > Science, Nature & How It Works

3. Steve Jobs (Rookie Biographies)

by: Joanne Mattern
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 32
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Simple, engaging text and vivid photographs introduce young learners to the most important and influential men and women in history. From presidents, to civil rights leaders, to visionary artists, young readers will learn about how these individuals worked to attain their goals and accomplished what few others have.

Key Features:

  • A “You Can…” feature at the end of each book that tells the reader how he or she can emulate the subject. For example, You Can Be an Artist, You Can Be a Leader, You Can Help Others, etc.
  • Fast facts — offering fun, sometimes little known facts about the subject
  • A map with key indicating where the subject was born and other significant nearby areas
  • A timeline that recaps important moments in the subject’s life
  • A poem about the subject
  • Table of Contents and Chapters
  • Glossary with pictures
  • Additional content for further learning on this subject available at http://www.factsfornow.scholastic.com
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

4. 12 Great Moments That Changed Internet History (Great Moments in Media)

by: Angie Smibert
Release date: Dec 16, 2014
Number of Pages: 32
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Investigates 12 great moments in the history of the Internet. Includes amazing facts along with information about key players and innovations.
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Children’s Books > History

5. Angela’s Top-Secret Computer Club

by: Holly KellerHolly Keller
Release date: Apr 14, 1998
Number of Pages: 64
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In this funny, welcome sequel to I Am Angela, someone has infiltrated the school’s computer system and scrambled all the report cards! The principal is at her wit’s end, but Angela and her computer-club cohorts are on the trail of some crypticE-mail clues that just might break the case. And they’re determined to solve the mystery by the summer’s end. One thing is certain-when Angela is on the case, there’s sure to be an exciting (and unexpected) outcome! Another delightful early-chapter book from the ever-versatile Holly Keller.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

6. The Everything Kids’ Online Book: E-mail, Pen Pals, Live Chats, Home Pages, Family Trees, Homework and Much More!

by: Rich MintzerRichard Mintzer
Release date: Oct 01, 2000
Number of Pages: 144
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Kids are going online as soon as they are old enough to hold a mouse, and this is the book they need to guide them quickly — and safely — on the information superhighway. The Everything Kids’ Online Book covers everything, from just what exactly the Internet is to how to create their own home page — and all things in between! Searching secrets and chat room tips are here, as well as information about over 70 of the coolest kid Web sites in cyberspace today.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology > Internet

7. The Homerton Logo Manual

by: Hilary ShuardFred Daly
Release date: Dec 25, 1987
Number of Pages: 88
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This manual aims to give a thorough knowledge of the basic features of the programming language logo, including recursion and list manipulation. It takes the reader through logo in a structured order and covers the main versions of logo which have been implemented on the BBC, RML, Apple II and Spectrum microcomputers. The manual is based on in-service courses for teachers given by the authors.
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8. Secret Codes (Usborne Hotshots)

by: Lisa Miles
Release date: Mar 01, 1997
Number of Pages: 32
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There is a code for every occasion in this b ook. Young readers can find out how to invent their own sets of secret signals and how to scramble messages in countless different ways. ‘
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Children’s Books > Arts, Music & Photography

9. Stranger Danger: The Internet

by: Mark AndersonSamuel Edwards
Release date: Feb 28, 2016
Number of Pages: 28
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This book is a sequel children’s book to my “Stranger danger” book. I had been asked about the internet so decided to write a picture a book about the internet. This book is actually better suited for the parents, but should be a must read for children when they start to browse the internet.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

10. Writing Lessons for the Interactive Whiteboard: Grades 2-4: 20 Whiteboard-Ready Writing Samples and Mini-Lessons That Show You How to Teach the Elements of Strong Writing (Teaching Resources)

by: Lola Schaefer
Release date: Feb 01, 2011
Number of Pages: 80
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These easy, step-by-step lessons use the tools of the whiteboard to help students identify the elements of excellent writing and then apply them in their own work. Writing skills covered include all the essentials for grades 2–4—developing an idea, organizing, using details, writing convincing leads, and more! Includes tips for both Promethean and SMART Board users, plus a CD with 20 writing models to print or display on screen. For use with Grades 2–4.
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11. Website of the Warped Wizard

by: Eric A. Kimmel
Release date: Mar 01, 2001
Number of Pages: 144
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When Jessica grows tired of mindlessly mowing down mutant gophers in her Gopher computer game, her friend Matt suggests she visit a new website, go4.com, for some new thrills. Once there, she downloads herself into a wacky world in which a centaur acts like a surfer dude, Robin Hood and his Merrie Men are a motorcycle gang, and Sir Lancelot has been turned into a horse. Jessica and Matt go on a quest to find the evil mastermind behind this medieval madness. Readers familiar with literary and video-game legends will laugh heartily throughout this fast-paced adventure in which nothing is sacred.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

12. When Charlie McButton Lost Power

by: Suzanne CollinsMike Lester
Release date: Mar 24, 2005
Number of Pages: 32
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When a thunderstorm knocks out the electricity, Charlie McButton’s whole tech empire comes tumbling down. He needs batteries–FAST. But the only batteries are inside his baby sister’s beloved talking doll.Will he resort to desperate measures, and cause his sister to have a meltdown of her own? Or will he snap out of his computer craze long enough to realize sisters can be fun, even without batteries?

The wacky illustrator of A Is for Salad and the author of the highly acclaimed fantasy novel Gregor the Overlander team up for a most timely picture book that will crack up your favorite computer addict.

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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

13. How Things Work Encyclopedia

by: DK
Release date: Dec 28, 2009
Number of Pages: 128
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Looking at the technology all around us-and then explaining how it works, the How Things Work Encyclopedia lifts the hood of a car engine, gets inside a TV set, and discovers the power of invisible microwaves. With close-ups, cutaways, and diagrams bringing the technology to life, and timelines illustrating the development of inventions, challenging curiosity quizzes and fascinating facts, the How Things Work Encyclopedia lets children really see and understand what’s going on inside.
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Children’s Books > Science, Nature & How It Works > How Things Work

14. Steve Jobs (True Books: Biographies)

by: Josh Gregory
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 48
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When Steve Jobs died in 2011, the world mourned the passing of one of the most influential inventors and business leaders in history. Readers will learn about Jobs’ incredible life and get a close look at some of his most important innovations, from the Apple II and Macintosh computers to the iPod and the iPhone.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

15. Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids!

by: Sam Rogers
Release date: Apr 12, 2016
Number of Pages: 46
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He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. Without him, there would be no iPad’s, iPhones, or Macbooks. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was!

KidLit-o is a leading children’s book publisher; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.

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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

16. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak: Geek Heroes Who Put the Personal in Computers (Getting to Know the World’s Greatest Inventors & Scientists (Paperback))

by: Mike VeneziaMike Venezia
Release date: Sep 01, 2010
Number of Pages: 32
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– The format of the series is unique, with humorous, cartoon-like original illustrations from the author.
– Special sales potential in museum gift shops.
– Perfect for developing scientists and critical thinkers.
– Emphasizes the hard work, patience, and fearless curiosity needed to do great science.

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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

17. Making YouTube Videos: Star in Your Own Video! (Dummies Junior)

by: Nick Willoughby
Release date: Sep 21, 2015
Number of Pages: 128
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The fast and easy way for kids to shoot, edit, and share videos on YouTube

Does your child long to create and post videos on YouTube in hopes of becoming the next “YouTube celebrity?” Whether looking to go viral or simply wanting to make videos for their friends, Making YouTube Videos is the place your kid should start. Written by a filmmaking expert who runs camps for wanna-be filmmakers as young as seven, this fun and friendly guide takes your child step by step through the process: from idea creation to production to sharing on YouTube.

Written in a language they’ll understand and filled with eye-popping graphics that make the information come to life, Making YouTube Videos takes the intimidation out of working with video technology and offers your child a friendly, trusted source for expressing their creativity. Kids will work through small projects with end-goals that help promote confidence. With content that is accessible and easy to understand, this book is ideal for youngsters who want to go solo or work with you or another adult instructor.

  • Introduces ideas on framing, lighting, and sound
  • Shows kids how to load a video, add transitions, and add effects
  • Provides easy-to-follow instruction on uploading a video to YouTube and setting who can see or not see their video
  • Explains how to grab free software and make simple edits, like cutting out scenes, adding to a timeline, and implementing transitions

If you want to encourage your child’s enthusiasm but don’t want to endure a meltdown, Making YouTube Videos makes it easy for your aspiring filmmaker to fulfill his or her dream.

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Children’s Books > Arts, Music & Photography > Performing Arts

18. Hi Ho Librario!: Songs, Chants, and Stories to Keep Kids Humming

by: Judy Freeman
Release date: Jun 01, 1997
Number of Pages: 133
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19. The History of the Computer (Inventions That Changed the World; Young Explorer)

by: Elizabeth Raum
Release date: Sep 30, 2007
Number of Pages: 32
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Elizabeth Raum looks at the history of computers. Readers will learn what life was like before computers existed and how they developed through time into what they are today. They will discover how computers are used and how they have changed people’s lives.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

20. Ace Your Internet Research (Ace It! Information Literacy)

by: Ann Graham Gaines
Release date: Apr 01, 2009
Number of Pages: 48
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The internet makes it easy to find all sorts of information for any project you might have. But how can you tell if the information you find is correct? And what is the proper way to give credit or ask for permission for the material you want to use? Author Ann Graham Gaines explores the basics of internet research, from finding reliable web sites to staying safe online.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology > Internet

21. Benji Franklin: Kid Zillionaire: Money Troubles

by: Raymond BeanMatthew Vimislik
Release date: Aug 01, 2015
Number of Pages: 160
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Benji Franklin is the worlds go-to super genius. Hes already saved the planet twice before, and now hes at it again. With the help of his extraordinary problem solving skills (and a solid gold submarine or two), hell be busy stopping dangerous underwater earthquakes and catching outer-space cyber criminals! But with balancing saving the world and doing his homework, are there some problems too challenging for even the Kid Zillionaire?
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Children’s Books > Education & Reference > Jobs & Careers

22. Bill and Melinda Gates (True Books: Biographies)

by: Josh Gregory
Release date: Jan 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 48
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Bill Gates’ innovations at Microsoft have made him one of the most influential and well-known figures in the history of personal computers. Along with his wife, Melinda, he has also become one of the world’s foremost philanthropists. Readers will read all about the lives of the Gateses, from their childhoods to their incredible success.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

23. Bill Gates (Gateway Biographies)

by: Josepha Sherman
Release date: Jul 21, 2000
Number of Pages: 48
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology > Software

24. How Did That Get to My House?: Internet (Community Connections)

by: Gary Chmielewski
Release date: Aug 01, 2009
Number of Pages: 24
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Describes how the internet works, from how content is developed to how sites from around the world are accessible from your home computer.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology > Internet

25. 25 Common Core Math Lessons for the Interactive Whiteboard: Grade 2: Ready-to-Use, Animated PowerPoint Lessons With Practice Pages That Help Students Learn and Review Key Common Core Math Concepts

by: Steve Wyborney
Release date: Jan 01, 2014
Number of Pages: 96
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Math becomes much more fun and engaging with this collection of animated PowerPoint lessons and companion practice sheets. Each lesson focuses on a key math skill, teaching it step-by-step through simple animation and repeated practice. Students then get to hone the skill they just learned through three leveled reproducible worksheets, designed to reach every student. A great way to meet the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and get ready for assessments! For use with Grade 2.
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Children’s Books

26. How To Use Veeam®: A Beginners Users Guide To Veeam Backup and Replication Software (Users Guides To Veeam Backup and Replication Software Book 1)

by: Bradley Paul
Release date: Oct 29, 2014
Number of Pages: 29
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Business & Money > Management & Leadership > Information Management

27. Mission 1: Game On (Max Flash)

by: Jonny ZuckerNed Woodman
Release date: Aug 01, 2013
Number of Pages: 148
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Meet Max, explosive escapologist and master magician! He can free himself from the tightest of chains and contort himself into the tiniest of spaces. When the top secret Department for Extraordinary Activity discovers that an evil computer game character has escaped from the virtual world and is intent on causing chaos, they know the time has come for Max’s first mission.

There are dangerous monsters to fight, and a perilous plot to foil: does Max have the special skills needed to save the day?

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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

28. Computers Then and Now (Spyglass Books: People and Cultures series)

by: Rebecca Weber
Release date: Jan 01, 2005
Number of Pages: 24
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Describes the history and evolution of computers. Includes information on computer chips and the Internet.
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Children’s Books > Computers & Technology

29. Pierre M. Omidyar: Creator of Ebay (Innovators)

by: Adam Woog
Release date: Oct 05, 2007
Number of Pages: 48
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30. The Internet for Kids (True Books: Computers)

by: Dennis Brindell FradinChildren’s Press
Release date: Oct 01, 1997
Number of Pages: 48
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Children’s Press is pleased to introduce True Books for a new generation!Completely redesigned for today’s young, investigative reader, True Books are an indispensable addition to any collection. Each book guides the reader through the facts that nurture their need to know.The new, dynamic True Books design features: — an inviting and interactive page format– a readable and attractive typeface– large, bold, and brilliant full-color photographsThe True Books series takes the young reader beyond the standard, fact-filled text by adding avenues for further discovery. Each book includes a variety of sidebars, highlighting extra facts that will fascinate children. In the Important Words section, young readers will find a glossary of words that will both challenge and expand their vocabulary. Each book includes a To Find Out More section, where every curious reader can find a list of related books to read and organizations to contact.True Books also point readers to the vast electronic universe of information on the Internet. Each book will list: — e-mail addresses to help the reader contact individuals and organizations– appropriate newsgroups and mailing lists– FTP sites to download fun and useful softwareBegun in the 1950s, True Books are universally embraced as the definitive nonfiction series for young readers. Now in its third incarnation, the True Books series has once again evolved to meet the needs and tastes of modern readers and educators.
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