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HOW TO USE ALASKAN SLED DOG RACING TO ENGAGE YOUR STUDENTS IN LEARNING: INTERVIEWS FROM IDITAROD 2018

My interest in the Iditarod started about eight years ago when I had a group of 6th grade ELA students who loved Gary Paulsen’s, Hatchet, so much that they wanted to learn everything they could about him.  When they learned that Gary Paulsen's love of dogs inspired him to move to Alaska, learn the Alaskan sport of dog mushing, and enter the Iditarod, twice, they decided they needed to know more about this “cool” sport!

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