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3 edition of Akiak found in the catalog.

Akiak

Robert J. Blake

Akiak

A Tale from the Iditarod

by Robert J. Blake

  • 171 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Animals - Dogs,
  • Sports & Recreation - Winter Sports,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Picturebooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9684363M
    ISBN 100606327185
    ISBN 109780606327183
    OCLC/WorldCa149248541

    Here is a day activity which helps students explore the theme of the short story "Akiak: A Tale from the Iditarod" by Robert J. Blake. It is a story about a 10 year old sled dog who is determined to win the Iditarod race. Through the book, students learn about the conditions of the Alaskan mu. Akiak A Tale From the Iditarod (Book): Blake, Robert J.: Akiak the sled dog refuses to give up after being injured during the Iditarod sled dog race.

    Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Akiak by Robert J. Blake, Septem , Philomel edition, in English Akiak (Septem edition) | Open Library. In this, Akiak's eighth attempt, the ten-year old dog has her final chance to win. But Mick must pull Akiak out of the race on day four because of an injured paw, and the team heads on without her. On day five, Akiak breaks free from the volunteers who would fly her home and sets off down the Iditarod trail alone, in pursuit of her team, in.

      Akiak, Alaska - Akiak (ACK-ee-ack) (Akiaq in Central Yup'ik) is a city in Bethel Census Area, Alaska, United States. The population was at the census, up from in /5.   Akiak the sled dog refuses to give up after being injured during the Iditarod sled dog racePages:


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Akiak: A Tale From the Iditarod Paperback – Octo by Robert J. Blake (Author, Illustrator) › Visit Amazon's Robert J. Blake Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this /5(38). A beautiful malamute Akiak book Akiak is featured in this book about Alaskan sled dog runs. The story of the old malamute who literally ran herself into the snow, when she reached a point where she could not "run on that paw," Akiak is taken to a dog drop off place.

The malamute's indomitable spirit shows Size: KB. Robert J. Blake did an excellent job when he wrote Akiak: A Tale from the Iditarod. This is a hybrid book that highlights a dogs courage, and different facts about the famous Iditarod race.

This book can be enjoyed by children who love dogs, and boys might like the non-fiction part of the story. It's a book that has many wonderful features/5.

Buy a cheap copy of Akiak: A Tale From the Iditarod book by Robert J. Blake. It is Iditarod day. Fifty-six dog teams will race through 1, miles of rugged Alaskan terrain from Anchorage to Nome.

Akiak knows these miles Akiak book. As lead dog, Free shipping over $/5(5). Akiak Running the Iditarod In this story, you will read about Akiak book special racer who struggles to overcome the odds and to make the most of her last chance at an Iditarod victory.

Balto Real Life Story - Storytime The Bravest Dog Ever - Duration: Teach Your Child To Read - Childrens Read Aloud Recommended for you. In engrossing prose, this fictional tale chronicles the day Iditarod run for year-old Akiak, a veteran lead dog, who is running her final race. As the dog who knows the trail better than any oth.

Book Review–Akiak A Tale from the Iditarod. Posted by Martha Dobson in Book Reviews, Language Arts, Teach & Learn. Akiak A Tale from the Iditarod is realistic fiction by author and illustrator Robert J.

Blake. Akiak (ACK-ee-ack) is a lead sled dog who hurts a paw during the Iditarod, causing her musher to drop her from the team at one of the. The Paperback of the Akiak: A Tale From the Iditarod by Robert J.

Blake at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Penguin Young Readers Group.

Recapitulating that theme is Blake's story of the 1,mile Iditarod from Anchorage to Nome; Mick's lead dog is Akiak, who pounds through wind and across snow, never getting lost.

Then, on Day Four, ice jams up one of Akiak's pawpads and she is taken out of the race and almost flown : Robert J. Blake. Akiak: A Tale from the Iditarod.

by Robert J. Blake. Picture Book. 32 pages. Grades Find this book: Amazon Review. Within these 32 pages you get striking and informative illustrations, an exciting story, and hooks to math, geography, science and history. Book Review–Akiak A Tale from the Iditarod – Iditarod. Another great story from Blake, with more beautiful illustrations.

Excellent “bleed off the page” artwork gives picture book readers a realistic view of this grueling trail. She gets away and runs the race herself until she catches up.

When she hurts her paw on the fourth day of the race, Akiak can no longer compete in the Iditarod – the famed dogsledding race through 1, miles of Alaskan terrain. Her musher has no choice but to leave her behind.

The rules say once a dog is dropped from the race, it may not rejoin the team. 📚 Akiak: A Tale From the Iditarod reading children books aloud - Duration: Reading Children Books Aloud 6, views. The Rough-Face Girl (Read-Aloud) - Duration: Most of all, AKIAK is a book about never giving up.

I needed to find just the right dog to create that feeling. I also needed a dog that looked slightly different than the rest of the team, so that you could always spot the main character on the page.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Akiak: A Tale from the Iditarod at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users the woman musher, look like Libby Riddles, the first woman to win the Iditarod.

Although the book is fiction, the story is very plausible and exciting. I read this to a class of /5(37). About Akiak. When she hurts her paw on the fourth day of the race, Akiak can no longer compete in the Iditarod—the famed dogsledding race through 1, miles of Alaskan terrain. Her musher has no choice but to leave her behind.

The rules say once a dog is dropped from the race, it may not rejoin the team. Picture Book An inspiring story of a dog's courage and determination.

Akiak, the lead dog on Mick's sled dog racing team, has never won the Iditarod. She is getting 5/5(2). Created Date: 9/10/ PMFile Size: 8MB.

Akiak. Philomel Books. Meet the Author. When Robert Blake was growing up, his best talent was his ability to pretend. "In school I had a very special teacher who recognized this and taught me how to really read, how to pretend with words, and how to feel the words," he says. "The more I read, the more 'what ifs' came to mind.

Editions for Akiak: A Tale From the Iditarod: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Hardcover p.This mentor sentence is over the book Akiak by Robert Blake.

The skills covered (and assessed) in this mentor sentence product are homophones and possessive nouns. If you struggle with Grammar, then this is for you. This product contains lesson plans for 1 week on teaching the skills of commas in a. Book Review–Akiak A Tale from the Iditarod Akiak A Tale from the Iditarod is realistic fiction by author and illustrator Robert J.

Blake. Akiak (ACK-ee-ack) is a lead sled dog who hurts a paw during the Iditarod, causing her musher to drop her from the team at one of the race checkpoints.