The Iditarod: The Last Great Race (Wed. 10:15-11:30 2/6-3/37)
The Iditarod: The Last Great Race
6 Weeks: February 6, 13, 20, 27 March 6, 27 (No Class March 13 and 20)
Location: Mission Viejo Family YMCA
Join the adventure to the land of the midnight sun: Alaska. Students learn about the history of “The Last Great Race”, the Iditarod. Map the 1,149-mile race from Anchorage to Nome. Find out about the Alaskan Malamutes and Siberian Husky breeds used for sledding. Students also pick a musher just in time to follow this year’s race.
Outside Classwork: Students will complete any work not finished in class; including short writing assignments.
Class Instructor: Laurie Weir