Allison Shillington

Allison Shillington

Caron, SK Canada  ·  Hi. I am a mom of 4 currently at home and 20 (at school). In my house, besides the 6 people, are 2 dogs, 1 cat and 4 ferrets.
Allison Shillington
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The Voyageurs: Great video for Ontario Grade 5 social studies unit First Nations and Europeans in New France and Early Canada

This short film tells the tale of the men who drove big freighter canoes into the wilderness in the days when the fur trade was Canada's biggest business. The film recreates scenes of the early century with a soundtrack by an all-male chorus.

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This guide was updated and expanded in November of This is a two-week literature guide for the book titled The Bravest Dog Ever -- The True Story of Balto, by Natalie Standiford. In this book, Balto helps carry medicine for very sick children in Alaska.


Balto - BALTOS TRUE STORY I know Balto's not a person and he's on my "People" board, but he saved lives. I would love to see his statue someday!

The very best unit to start in the winter. The story of Balto is amazing!

This file is based off the book The Bravest Dog Ever, The True Story of Balto by Natalie Standiford. This file is aligned with the Common Core Sta.

Iditarod related weather experiments

The weather continues to be the big story as we prepare for this year’s Iditarod. It seems like the world has turned upside down… at least it looks that way on our weather graph! The line trackin…

As a class, we began our journey reading The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto by Natalie Standiford. It is an awesome book that spreads out the tale for young readers. I have a created a unit to go along with this book perfectly! Check it out below!

Friends~I love teaching about sled dogs and the Iditarod this time of year! The Iditarod race begins on March Check out the site abov.

Iditarod Race-Balto: The Bravest Dog Ever product from The-Schroeder-Page on

Well, today was the BIG day! We hosted our first annual Mock Iditarod at Harrisburg Elementary. The students were so excited about the day.