Project Goal and Objectives...
Great Race Rules


Students will race from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio to Fred Ipalook Elementary in North Slope Borough, Alaska in the shortest amount of time and spending the least amount of money


  • Students will learn about various infrastructures (bridges, roads, railroads, and waterways)
  • Students will learn to budget and calculate money
  • Students will measure distance and time
  • Students will track weather
  • Students will discover famous landmarks, historical sites and artifacts


  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • Language Arts