Hi there - Just 17 more days til the start of the Iditarod Race. Teachers
in our school enjoy following the race and I found some great pictures of
Anchorage and Nome at the start of the century and also some HABS pix of
many of the check stations while searching the AM site. I just put up some
links for our teachers at:
Iditarod Links for Kids
Alaska’s Iditarod Sled Dog Race - An extensive Thinkquest Junior Iditarod
site developed by kids!
Iditarod - A great collection of kid related Iditarod learning activities
developed by a sixth grade class in North Dakota.
Iditarod 2001 - Westside Charter School travels to Alaska to witness the
start of the Iditarod. Join them on their adventures through the
activities and images of this web site.
Iditarod 411 - The source for everything about the Iditarod and more!
Make sure to check out the Education section!
Iditarod Teachers’ Guide from Scholastic - Great activities here!
Iditarod.com - The official Iditarod race site.
Kids Iditarod 2000 - An excellent site from KTUU in Anchorage, Alaska.
[log in to unmask] - For students, teachers and parents who are using
the Iditarod and other mushing events for learning and fun.
Sled dogs: An Alaskan Epic - A site related to the PBS Video.
Enjoy - Gail Petri