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Turtle Geometry

Turtle Geometry is a college-level math text written by Hal Abelson and Andrea diSessa which aims to engage students in exploring mathematical… Expand
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2017
2017
In recent years, there has been increasing interest in developing a Computer Science curriculum for K-8 students. However, there… Expand
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2015
2015
Madeup is a programming language for making things up-literally. Programmers write sequences of commands to move and turn through… Expand
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2010
2010
  • T. Verhoeff
  • Int. J. Arts Technol.
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 21541182
We define a 3D variant of turtle graphics and present the theoretical foundations of 3D turtle geometry. This theory enables one… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
This paper compares the way lessons on systems of linear equations unfold in a classroom in the Negev region of Israel with the… Expand
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2006
2006
This chapter gives a cursory introduction to the field of Turtle geometry. Developed as part of a programming language, Turtle… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Dynamic geometry software provides tools for students to construct and experiment with geometrical objects and relationships. On… Expand
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1997
1997
This material introduces extensions to the graphical interpretation of L-systems based on turtle geometry, resulting in a higher… Expand
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1997
1997
185 secondary teachers of mathematics responded to a questionnaire asking them to rate their competence with and classroom use of… Expand
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1996
1996
Parallel rewrite systems in the form of string based L-systems are used for modeling and visualizing growth processes of… Expand
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Turtle Geometry presents an innovative program of mathematical discovery that demonstrates how the effective use of personal… Expand