Michael Kölling

Introduction to Programming with Greenfoot

Object-Oriented Programming in Java with Games and Simulations

Pearson Education, August 2009

International edition
ISBN-10: 0-13245428-9
ISBN-13: 978-0-13245428-5
US edition
ISBN-10: 0-13-603753-4
ISBN-13: 978-0-13-603753-8



News: A new teacher community site has been opened: The Greenroom.
The book is now available in German, Dutch and Spanish.

book features

• objects-first approach  • project driven  • hands-on learning  • engaging, fun scenarios
  • develop games and simulations   • fully integrated with Greenfoot  • teaches standard Java



Book Information

For students   For teachers  


Sample chapters

Pearson Education book page

Evaluation copies




Get Greenfoot

The Book scenarios (17.9 Mb)

The Greenfoot Gallery


Discussion forum

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Additional exercises

Greenroom - The teacher corner

Book art (images used in book)


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