Games and Activities

Iditarod Math Game by Piper Jones, AK

Iditarod Math Game By Piper Jones, Anchorage, Alaska Click here for a copy of this information in an easy print off format. Click here for the IDITAROD GAME BOARD   Click here for sample math problems to use with this game.       You need: Chance Cards                         16 Dog Cards Checkpoint cards                  Game …


Strengthening Math Skills

Strengthen Math Skills Are your students strengthening their skills in addition, multiplication, or perhaps estimation? Why not practice those skills using the data at the IditaRider Musher Auction section of the website. (CLICK HERE to view the auction data.) Each year, race fans bid on taking an eleven mile ride in a musher’s sled at …


Math and Science Game

Grade Level:  Upper Elementary, Middle School and beyond.  (Math and Science Formulas) Research to complete before playing the game. Math or Science Game (PowerPoint) Original Publish Date: September 12, 2009


The Serum Run Game

Play this game:  The Serum Run Game, curtesy of the University of Alaska! Click here to play! LitSite Alaska is the University of Alaska Anchorage’s award-winning community outreach website and the home of the Serum Run Game and Alaska Kids. The content and story for the Serum Run Game was written by Don Rearden, author …


An Iditarod Game

Are you looking for a classroom game to use with your students?  Question cards for this game will provide your students the opportunity to show what they know about Iditarod. Click here to download and print out a game for your students: Iditarod Game Jim & Cindy Oliver, HiLine Lake Wilderness Camp & Hitaluga Guide …


Iditarod Race Rules Activity

By Jane Blaile, Target® Iditarod Teacher on the Trail™ It is important for students to be familiar with the rules of the race.  A copy of the 2010 rules can be found on the website at this link. At the link, scroll to “Download Race Rules” and click on the P DF document. There are …