West Virginia Industrial Heritage
Available to schools in:Greenbrier, Monroe, Raleigh & Summers counties
Grade Level: 5th
Program Length: 1 hour
1. Define industrialization
2. Describe three early industries of the New River Gorge and West Virginia
3. State a contribution that each of these industries had on out history
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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.