Additional Resources for Teaching the Iditarod
Official Iditarod Trail Sled
Dog Race Web Site
Find musher biographies, historic facts, daily race statistics,
Explore checkpoints for the southern route (raced in odd-numbered
Explore checkpoints for the northern route (raced in even-numbered
Take an inside look at Alaska's Iditarod from the mushers' perspectives.
Check this source for breaking Iditarod news.
An Alaskan Epic
Move your mouse over a Shockwave sled to find out more about the
sport of dog sledding.
The following resources are available at The
by Shelley Gill
From avoiding the perils of the icy Iditarod in a History and
Hazards board game to charting the sizes of big bears and other
giants of the Alaskan wilderness, this learning-packed resource
includes everything about Alaska.
Sea to Shining Sea - Alaska
by Barbara A. Somervill
An indispensable source for state history instruction.
with Gary Paulsen (six books)
An in-depth study of award-winning adventure author Gary Paulsen's
most captivating novels: Woodsong, Dogsong, Hatchet,
The River, and Brian's Winter.