Turtle Talk
Volume 12, Number 2
Fall 2016
Greetings!
Welcome to the Fall 2016 issue of Turtle Talk, the Terrapin newsletter. 
Terrapin WebLogo is Now Available!
Terrapin WebLogo is now available!
Terrapin is proud to announce WebLogo, the newest addition to the Logo language family. WebLogo is a complete implementation of Terrapin Logo which runs in a browser on any connected device including PCs, Chromebooks, tablets, and smartphones!

Terrapin WebLogo includes:
  • over 500 commands
  • 1,000 turtles
  • integrated help
  • cloud storage
  • advanced editing and debugging
  • immediate updates
Terrapin WebLogo brings Logo into the connected world.  Start or continue projects anywhere on any device.  Collaborate with colleagues on coding.  Publish web apps accessible by everyone. Most of all, learn while having fun! Learn more or try it now.

EdSurge Case Study Reviews Bee-Bot
Holly Whitt's students develop reasoning skills

Holly Whitt, librarian at Walnut Grove School in New Market, AL, submitted a Bee-Bot case study to EdSurge, a site which helps schools find, select, and use technology by encouraging educators to share experiences using technical products. 

In her case study, Engaging K-2 Students in Computational Thinking and Mathematical Reasoning Process, Holly explains how using Bee-Bot helps teach critical thinking skills and develop teamwork among her students. She found that Bee-Bot offers "an excellent way to encourage questioning and persistence in problem solving."

Terrapin encourages teachers to post a case study on Edsurge as a resource for other educators.  We are also happy to hear about your experiences with Terrapin products and share them in the Stories section on our own web site.

Free Mat Download to Blue-Bot App
Download Terrapin Mats into the Blue-Bot App for FREE
Terrapin's new Mat Downloads page offers properly formatted and sized images of Terrapin mats to download into the Blue-Bot app. Matching app and classroom mats lets students practice moving Blue-Bot on the same background on-screen and off to reinforce the concept of remote control.

Follow the simple instructions on the Mat Downloads Page to download, align, and add the mats to the Blue-Bot app.  This only needs to be done once per tablet since mats are stored in the app until deleted.

Terrapin also offers an on-line Bee-Bot mat emulator that runs in a browser.  The mat downloads and on-line emulator are both free!

In This Issue
MassCUE 2016
See Terrapin in
Booth # 229
MassCUE 2016
Gillette Stadium
Foxborough, MA
October 19-20

MAT SALE ENDING!
Go Cart Rally Mat
20% off all printed mats until October 31

Need Replacements?
Terrapin offers several replacement parts at nominal cost with no shipping charge.
Docking Station Power Supply
Blue-Bot TacTile Reader
Additional tile packs are now available for the
The Standard Tile Pack doubles the tiles that come with the Reader.  The Extension Tile Pack adds repeating and 45°. 
Purchase together with the TacTile Reader for combo pricing!
phone: (800) 774 LOGO