Intellectual Property & Creative Research

Koch Explorer

Here is a project, written in the Logo programming language, that the 7th and 8th graders at The Country School use in our class entitled "Introduction to Fractals."

To view the Koch Explorer, you will need the MicroWorlds Webplayer plug-in which can be easily downloaded and installed by clicking here.

Experiment with the Koch Explorer

Download the Koch Explorer
(zipped MicroWorlds Pro project)

(Please note: The built-in "Save" picture feature is not functional when the project is used in a Web browser.)

Here is a lesson plan for grades 7 - 12 based on the Koch curve:

Koch curve lesson plan

More lesson plans can be found on the fractal geometry Web site at Yale.