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I've Been Working on the Railroad

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Description

In this engaging ranger-led program, students will learn about the people who kept the trains running - the engineer, the conductor, the brakeman, and more. They'll tour several railroad cars and learn about the function of each one.

I've Been Working on the Railroad Lesson Plan
(NOTE: This is a park on-site program only.)

Contact

Ranger Bill Clark
570-340-5199

Details

Subject:
Art, History, Reading, Transportation
National/State Standards:
Pennsylvania Department of Education
1.2 Reading, Analyzing and Interpreting Text
1.5 Quality of Writing (ideas for a picture)
1.6 Speaking and Listening
Keywords:
railroad, transportation, DLW Scranton Yards 1935, industrial revolution, immigration
type:
Field Trips