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Description:

In this 7-minute video grade 4 teacher Todd Hausman explains and demonstrates how his students apply their understanding of elapsed time and the time/rate/distance relationship to follow the progress of mushers in the Iditarod sled dog race in Alaska. Using real-time tracking data, students collaborate to find the mean (average) traveling speed of their chosen Iditarod musher, and predict their arrival time at checkpoints. This resource includes a lesson plan and transcript of the video (downloadable .doc files) and a link to the teacher page of the official Iditarod website.

Subjects:

  • Social Studies > General
  • Mathematics > General
  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

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English

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