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Turtle Talk
Volume 11, Number 4
Winter 2016

Welcome to the Winter 2016 issue of Turtle Talk, the Terrapin newsletter.

Get Logo FREE with Pro-Bot
Get Logo free with Pro-Bot purchase
Get Logo FREE with Pro-Bots
Pro-Bot and Terrapin Logo make great partners. For a limited time Terrapin is including Terrapin Logo 4 and a USB cable with each Pro-Bot purchased so you can try the combination. 

Connect Logo and Pro-Bot to:
  • Use Logo to develop Pro-Bot programs
  • Edit and test them on screen
  • Download to Pro-Bot and watch it go
  • Upload programs to save for later
Terrapin Logo allows you to use a PC or Mac and the full power of Logo to program Pro-Bot.  See Programming the Pro-Bot for full information.

This limited time offers applies to single Pro-Bots and all bundles that that include Pro-Bot.
Collaboration thru Pro-Bot Programming
Dale Street School
Students use Pro-Bots for collaborative problem-solving
The Medfield Coalition for Public Education enabled Dale Street School in Medfield, MA to deploy 50 Pro-Bots in Grades 4 and 5. Teachers Marissa Foley and Kerry Cowell developed lesson plans to encourage collaborative learning and joint problem-solving with Pro-Bots.

The teachers document their experience on Dale Street Pro-Bot Pilot, a terrific blog featuring photos, videos, and students' work, with learning objectives, successes, and challenges. It is an inspiring and useful resource for all teachers using Pro-Bots. 
Creative Greetings with Logo Coding
Chinese New Year greeting created with Logo
Happy Chinese New Year - the year of the monkey
Users across the globe use Terrapin Logo to create interesting and imaginative projects. Professor Meiyu Fu of China recently sent this Logo Chinese New Year greeting to the Logo community.

Professor Fu, founder and president of the Guizhou Institute of Basic Math Education, promotes using Logo to teach math in Guizhou and western China. The Institute offers teacher training and researches using Logo and technology to improve math education.
In This Issue
Blue-Bot Winner
Congratulations to Robert Schalmo, Lower School Science Teacher at the Community School of Naples, FL, proud winner of Blue-Bot at the Early Learning Summit prior to the FETC conference in January.
Visit Terrapin's booth at these upcoming conferences to:
  • See the robots in action
  • Browse accessories
  • Find new ideas
  • Get your questions answered

Computer Using Educators
Palm Springs, CA
March 17-19
Booth 558

NSBA 2016
National School Boards Association
Boston, MA
April 9-11
Booth 1259

phone: (800) 774 LOGO

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