Python for kids?

Benjamin musiccomposition at
Mon Dec 8 05:01:31 CET 2008

On Dec 7, 2:13 pm, "Russ P." <Russ.Paie... at> wrote:
> I have a 12-year-old son who spends too much time playing Xbox live
> and watching silly YouTube videos. I would like to try to get him
> interested in programming. Is anyone aware of a good book or website
> that addresses this concern, preferably (but not necessarily) using
> Python? I could try to teach him Python myself, but I'm afraid I would
> just frustrate him and kill his interest in programming. I did a
> Google search and found a few things, but not a lot. Thanks.

Perhaps what he really needs is some time away from the screen.

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