Lessons for West Virginia

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  • Testing the Waters: Investigating Questions About the West Virginia Chemical Spill - … for teaching about this industrial accident, either by focusing on West Virginia alone, or widening the lens to include other industrial spills … Times article on West Virginia's regulation of the chemical industry begins: Last week's major chemical spill into West Virginia's Elk River … West Virginia test the water to deem it safe, and why do some scientists say the process is inadequate? To connect the West Virginia
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  • VA Studies - VS.7a - … , West Virginia did not exist, but by the end of the Civil War, West Virginia had become its own state. The area known as West Virginia today did not depend on slave labor when it was still part of Virginia, so it split from Virginia and … West Virginia. In 1863, the U.S. government recognized the 50 former western Virginia counties as the new state of West Virginia. http://curry.edschool.virginia
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  • Making Sense of the Census - … Kentucky Louisiana Mississippi North Carolina Oklahoma South Carolina Tennessee Texas Virginia West Virginia TOTAL WEST Alaska Arizona California Colorado Hawaii Idaho Montana Nevada New … Louisiana Maryland Mississippi North Carolina Oklahoma South Carolina Tennessee Texas Virginia West Virginia TOTAL WEST Alaska Arizona California Colorado Hawaii Idaho Montana Nevada New … Louisiana Maryland Mississippi North Carolina Oklahoma South Carolina Tennessee Texas Virginia West Virginia TOTAL WEST Alaska Arizona California Colorado Hawaii Idaho Montana Nevada New …
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  • Gimme Five - … mountains. Virginia's Valley and Ridge Region is located west of the Blue Ridge Mountains and includes the Great Valley of Virginia and … includes only a small portion of southwest Virginia, as well as portions of Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New York. The Appalachian Plateau is a major source of coal. Coal is one of Virginia's …
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  • Mine Over Matter - … : In this lesson, students learn about the January 2006 Sago, West Virginia coal mining accident. They then research coal mining in the … historical and modern day. 2. Learn about January 2006 Sago, West Virginia coal mine accident by reading and discussing the article "Rescuers … the context and circumstances under which the January 2006 Sago, West Virginia mining accident occurred. Assign each group one of the following …
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  • VA Studies - VS.2a - … students to locate Virginia. Explain that Virginia is located in the eastern United States next to the Atlantic Ocean. Identify Virginia and label it. Have the students outline Virginia … of each state is in relationship to Virginia. Example: West Virginia is west of Virginia. Ask the students if Virginia is surrounded by land. Lead the …
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  • Secondary Energy Infobook and Secondary Infobook Activities (19 Activities): Energy Infobook - … coal states in order of known reserves are Illinois, Wyoming, West Virginia, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Colorado, Texas, and New Mexico. Western coal … increase since 1973. The leading coal producing states are Wyoming, West Virginia, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Texas, Montana, and Colorado. Some coal produced in … NASA Educator Resource Center-WV National Alternative Fuels Training Center-West Virginia University National Association of State Energy Officials National Association of …
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  • Appalachia: The Voices of Sleeping Birds Lesson Plan - … book offers a wonderful view of West Virginia. Behind The Scenes Cynthia Rylant grew up in West Virginia. Between the ages of four and … a map, find West Virginia. Talk about the size, the shape, and the location of this state. Mention that West Virginia is known as … Allegheny Plateau. As a group, collect facts and information about West Virginia and coal mines. Locate Knoxville, Tennessee on a map. Determine …
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  • Absolutely Normal Chaos Discussion Guide - … in West Virginia about the gift because he does not know who has given him the money and because he left Virginia on … Ohio? How do her feelings change after her trip to West Virginia? Mary Lou initially describes Carl Ray as a "disappointment." Mary … she is a houseguest at Carl Ray's home in West Virginia, Mary Lou overhears a conversation between two of her cousins … end of the story, Carl Ray decides to return to West Virginia. Do you support this decision? What decision would you have …
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  • Civil War - Create A Living Timeline - … Virginia s secession, Richmond was named the Confederate capitol. In June 1861, West Virginia was created. Residents of the western counties of Virginia did … of the state. This section of Virginia was admitted into the Union as the state of West Virginia on June 20, 1863. Despite … Monitor fought the Virginia to a draw, but not before the Virginia had sunk two wooden Union warships off Norfolk, Virginia. (Battle of …
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