My Life with Sled Dogs
Grades: 3 - 8

Video Description: New December 2022! Mushers Blair Braverman and Quince Mountain share a year in the life of their dog team in Dogs on the Trail, beginning in the fall, then through the other seasons.

Type of Video: Interview*
Unique Video ID: Literature-242**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • The authors let us know that mushing is hard year-round work. Have students research the dog breeds used in the sport to see what characteristics they have that make then suited for mushing and then present their findings.


*Interviews feature extended conversation exploring fascinating topics with fascinating people in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.