West Virginia- Kendall and ChloePresentation Transcript
Why you should visit West Virginia By: Chloe & Kendall
State Fun Facts
Nickname: Mountain State
Tree: Sugar Maple
Landmarks: Campbell mansion and Clover site
What type of land? West Virginia has lots of mountains and hills. There are a lot of forests there.
Where is it located? West Virginia is located west of Virginia, east of Ohio, south of Pennsylvania, and north of Kentucky.
Statehood: June 20 th , 1863
Ethnicities who live there English, German, Irish, Dutch, African-American, Hispanic, and Latino
Industries and Crops
The top industries in West Virginia include coal, chemicals, and biotech
History of the State
In 1863, when states were seceding into the Confederate States of America, one part of Virginia wanted to secede, but the other part (West Virginia) didn’t want to secede, so the stare split up into two states; Virginia and West Virginia!
What to do in (West Virginia)
Day 1:Land in Tri-State Airport
Day 2:Horseback-Riding in Oakhill
Day 3:Hank Williams tribute at the Clay Center in Princeston