Burnwood, Canyon Rim, Glade Creek, Grandview, and Thurmond
4th – 6th
1. List three reasons why the completion of the railroad was so important
2. List and describe jobs that were associated with the operation of the railroad
3. Explain what happened to the railroad throughout the years
Riding the Rails Scavenger Hunt
People of the Rails
History/Social Sciences- SS.4.4.3, SS.4.4.4, SS.WV.4.4, SS.WV.4.8, SS.WV.5.2, SS.WV.5.3,
Did You Know?
One day each year, hundreds of BASE (Building, Antenna, Span, and Earth) jumpers come to New River Gorge to parachute from the New River Gorge Bridge.