- Idita Races! White Lake Elementary School
Each year, hundreds of schools around the world have their own IDITAROD — or I-Kid-A-Rod.
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Take a look at this link to view the Ikidarod held at White Lake Elementary School. Be patient, it takes a few minutes to load…
- Student Success in Arkansas
Hello, my name is Paula Medlin from Strong, AR.
Filed under Academic Purpose, Service Learning Projects, Teacher Tips and Tools
I attended the Boot Camp for Teachers in 2008. One of the best things I have ever experienced! So good that I am returning this year in hopes of learning more…
- A Letter From a Race Volunteer: The First Year of Iditarod
Here is the information you requested on the Iditarod.
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The information says it best, that I can recall. I (John A. Thorsen) was assigned to Galena AFB, Alaska the first year the Iditarod started.
I used the base HAM Radio and phones to keep up…
- Teacher from NY Explains Project Objectives
Project Summary: My students follow the race and participate in various learning activities that are cross-curricular as well as standards-based. The students journal their experiences (posting to our Blog) as well as track a musher of their choice and the…
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- A Parent Sends a Word of Thanks!
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I just wanted to thank all of you in the education department for a really great Iditarod program that you off students from all over. I am a parent of a 3rd grader at St. Cecelia School in…