• sun setting over the gorge

    New River Gorge

    National River West Virginia

Responsible Actions

Program Description
Students learn about cause and effect, and through role play, they make choices. Students understand that an individual can make a difference. Students discuss ways that they can take care of the world around them.

Available to schools in:Fayette, Greenbrier, Monroe, Nicholas, Raleigh & Summers counties

Grade Level: 5th

Program Length: 1 hour

Our actions and choices directly affect our environment.

Instructional Objectives:

1. Explain responsible action

2. Describe two ways that our actions and choices can harm the park and/or the environment

3. Name three ways that they, as students, can take care of parks and the environment as a whole

Pre-visit activities are:
Post-visit activities are:


WV Content Standards met:
Science/Technology - SC.5.6.1, SC.5.6.5

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