The Book

All the English-language CS Unplugged activities are available in book form as a free download.

If you’d like a bound, printed copy of the English version, it’s available from lulu.com; if you buy this print version you’ll also be making a donation towards improving the resources we offer.

PDF Download: You can download the 2015 edition here: CSUnplugged_OS_2015_v3.1

Word Download: You can get a version that you can edit in MS Word (or Open Office) via the Contribute page.

Order Physical Book: You can get this from from lulu.com — we appreciate your support!

A full changelog of changes made to these books are available on the changelog page.

Other Languages

Chapters from the book has been translated into many languages. Where only one or two chapters have been translated, they can be obtained from the relevant page for the activity. The following languages have substantial translations of a version of the book. (Note that the book has changed since it was first released in the 1990s, and not all translations correspond to the same version.)

Chinese (Simplified)

A Simplified Chinese version has been published by HUST press.

Chinese (Traditional)

Translations for some activities are available on the individual activity pages.

Dutch

The first half of the book has been translated into Dutch. You can find more on CSUnplugged.nl.

French

A French version is available for download here.

German

A German version is available for download here.

Greek

Translations of each activity are available on the individual activity pages.

Hebrew

A Hebrew version is available as a blog here.

Hungarian

Translations of each activity are available on the individual pages.

Italian

An Italian version is available for download here.

Japanese

A Japanese version is available on Amazon.co.jp. A Japanese version of an earlier teachers’ edition (Activities 1-12) is available here, and all activities are available here.

Korean

The Korean version is available from BookWall or Yes24

Polish

Translations of each activity are available on the individual activity pages.

Portuguese

A Portuguese (Brazil) version is available for download here.

Russian

A Russian version is available for download here.

Serbo-Croatian

The “Marching Orders” activity is available.

Slovenian

A Slovenian version is available for download here.

Spanish

A Spanish version is available for download here.

Swedish

A Swedish version is available for download here (chapters 1 to 8).

Turkish

Translations of each activity are available on the individual pages.

For other languages, see the individual activities.

 

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