The Last Great Race
In this lesson, students examine reasons why some people participate in the Iditarod dog sled race. Students will explore the historical significance of the Iditarod, and research related topics such as diseases (diphtheria), the geography of Alaska, and dog training. Students will develop a presentation using PowerPoint graph to be presented to the class.
Geography, Writing (composition), Process Skills, Literature
University of Wisconsin -Eau Claire