Joe redington father of the iditarod
From OpenContent Curriculum
BSSD Standards Addressed
SS.3-5U.13 Lists characteristics of national heroes and leaders
One class period
Students will be able to identify the qualities that set Joe Reddington apart as a leader.
Read Joe Reddington's obituary and have students list outstanding qualities of his character.
Hobo Jim's song about Joe Redington
Each year I have my students write a 5-paragraph essay on their favorite leader. This article would hopefully inspire somebody to chose Joe Reddington as their subject. The District library has a very good book about Joe Redington. ( Father of the Iditarod: the Joe Redington story
Freedman, Lewis. - 1999 - Epicenter Press, ; Fairbanks : - ill., maps ; ; 23 cm. )