Music

Listen to Iditarod’s Hobo Jim Sing the ‘Iditarod Trail Song’

Each year, ‘The Iditarod Trail Song’ is sung in classrooms around the world. Watch this performance and listen to students in Maryland sing this song at their school program.  2018 – Spring  (with Hobo Jim granting permission)  Here’s the words to the chant that the students recite prior to singing. In the land of the midnight sun, …

Music for Your Classroom by Herb Brambley

Herb Brambley, 2010 Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™ Enjoy these musical arrangements by Herb Brambley. Herb is a K-6 environmental education and technology teacher at Southern Fulton Elementary School in Warfordsburg, Pennsylvania.  He is also a part time grant writer for the district and has been instrumental in helping the school secure more than $115,000 …

Listen to Music, Sing, and Move!

Music, Movement, and Learning by Cathy Walters, 2009 Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™ Presents: Idita-Tunes These tunes and activities are geared for PreSchool, Kindergarten, and grades 1 – 2 but many of the tunes are enjoyed by students in other grade levels. *Click here for the words to Idita-Tunes by Cathy Walters Cathy Walters has …

Iditarod Pokey and A Musher’s Song (Words to)

Contributed by Sharyn Allen, PA Sharyn is a retired Kindergarten teacher.  She wrote these as a gift for her grandson’s classroom. Sing it students! Sled Dog Pokey You put your right paw in. You put your right paw out. You put your right paw in and you shake it all about. You do the sled …

Words to the Iditarod Trail Song by Hobo Jim

The Words to the Song Hobo Jim’s: I did, I did, I did the Iditarod Trail  (Iditarod Trail Song) Away up in Alaska The state that stands alone There’s a dog race run from Anchorage into Nome And it’s a grueling race with a lightning pace Where chilly winds do wail. Beneath the northern lights, …