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Can anyone tell me where one could find help and advice for a talented 8-year-old on computer programming languages please?

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    To accomplish what? What kind of help? What kind of advice?

    For programming, check into

    OZ
    or Simple

    Those are designed for computer programming by kids.

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    He's a child who has a fascination for computer languages, and wants to learn more about them generally with a view to doing a project on some aspect of them: e.g. their history, what they're capable of doing, who uses them, what different types of languages there are, how they work - you name it, he's interested in it. We want to point him at some informative websites and/or publications to help him get started.

    Many thanks.

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    Check out some of these sites from the Google search page.

    http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=computer+languages

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    Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Possibly something here below will help you:

    1. http://www.perlmonks.org/?node_id=451305

    2. (10 yr old): http://blog.wired.com/wiredscience/2007/10/forward-40-wher.html

    3. (9 yr. old): (Broken Link Removed)

    4. (for kids): http://blogs.msdn.com/alexbarn/archive/2006/03/03/543004.aspx

    5. (6-8 yr olds): (PDF file to download)
    www.jise.appstate.edu/Issues/13/059.pdf -

    Sra

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    Perfect. Many thanks!

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