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Tool: Ghost Paths
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Description: Students move two ghost characters (Doug and Linda) around the screen to explore geometric concepts. Students discover connections between the ghosts' constructed paths by comparing them and looking for similarities and differences. Vocabulary introduced: line segment, line, ray, circle, radius, hexagon, and octagon.
Technology Type: Sketchpad 
Guide: User's Guide (opens a new window)
Author: Judy Dussiaume
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Lesson Plan: Sketchpad Activities for Young Learners: Grades 3-5
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