What is Logo?
Logo is a special hands-on, minds-on way of interacting with a computer. For excellent information about the Logo language, refer to The Logo Foundation or read our handout from the January 1998 St. Louis NCTM Regional Convention.
Who is the Turtle Family?
We are Charles, Denice, Flynn and Teagan Smith. All four of us use and love Logo in one way or another. Charles and Denice are teachers and use Logo in their classes. Teagan and Flynn are students who use Logo as a learning tool. Teagan and Flynn also assist in Logo Presentations done by the family.
Previous Presentations Done by the Turtle Family:
Missouri Math/Science Interface 1994, 1995, and 1996
NCTM Regional Meeting at Kansas City, 1996
NCTM Regional Meeting at St. Louis, 1998
that meeting is available here.)
Missouri Math Attack Symposium, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2000
Some Fantastic Logo Links:
The Logo Foundation: a great place to start your tour of the Logo world. Many more links are found here.
The Logo Forum: a discussion group for people all ages who are interested in Logo. To subscribe, just go to the web page and follow the directions.
'Ndahoo'aah program: Monument Valley High School combines ancient Navajo art with Logo
Brian Harvey's Homepage: Brian is the major developer of UCBLogo, a freeware version of Logo for MS/DOS, Mac, and Unix.
MSWLogo: A freeware version of Logo for Windows. It is really UCBLogo taken to the EXTREME!