Didactic Resources

VIRTUAL BRIEFCASE 

VIDEO PIQUETO How would be your city without minerals? From minute 3. Recommended for younger pupils. 
English version

VIDEO SMH How would be your life without minerals? Recommended for older pupils. 
Video - only music

THE LIFE OF A CHILD WORKING IN A MINE 
English version

HOW TO PAN GOLD? 
English version

HOW LONG COIN BATTERY WILL LAST - OR IT IS UNLIMITED FREE ENERGY - SCIENCE EXPERIMENT
English version - Recommended for older pupils

HOW TO MADE A BATTERY? Recommended for older pupils. 
German version
English version

WHERE DOES METAL COME FROM?
English version

HOW WE USE MINERALS (GAME)
English version 

PROJECT ROMO VIDEOS
2018 English
2019 English, all languages subtitles

VIAJE AL CENTRO DE LOS MINERALES
Spanish version

CIRCULAR ECONOMY Circular Economy: discover what it is before the Planet explodes
Spanish version

HOW IS TO WORK IN A NON-SUSTAINABLE MINE (MYANMAR'S JADE RUSH)
English subtitles (no audio) 

BLOOD JADES: THE DARK SIDE OF MYANMAR'S JADE TRADE WITH CHINA
English (with English subtitles)

MINING METHODS (this page provides an easy to understand explanation)
English version 

KEY STAGE 3 ROCKS
English version

GCSE METALS
English version

GCSE CHEMISTRY OBTAINING AND USING METALS
English version

BRITISH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY RESOURCES
English version

ROCKS AND MINERALS MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
English version

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF GEOSCIENCE TEACHERS (NAGT) TEACHING RESOURCES - TEACHING ACTIVITIES ON MINERALS
English version

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EDUCATION RESOURCE LIBRARY
English version

FLASH SMELTING IN ATLANTIC COPPER
English version with English subtitles

CONVERSION, REFINING AND CASTING IN ATLANTIC COPPER
English version with English subtitles 

Spanish version with Spanish subtitles 

ATLANTIC COPPER: RECEPTION OF RAW MATERIALS
English version with English subtitles

THE CATHODE COPPER FROM ATLANTIC COPPER
English version with English subtitles 

Spanish version with Spanish subtitles 

INTERACTIVE ENCYCLOPEDIA FOR KIDS AND THEIR PARENTS The material is not free and it requires a subscription.
English version 

EN TIERRA HOSTIL A documentary about coltan mines
Spanish version 

GAME “LIFE WITHOUT RAW MATERIALS”
English version 

MINE VIDEO
English version 

MINECRAFT for gamified education 
Teaching about raw materials and geology with Minecraft
3D geological models in Minecraft
Geology of Alberta: Minecraft Edition

MICROSOFT FLIGHT SIMULATOR 2020 
Video

MINING AGENDA 2020-2021
Spanish version 

MINING RELATIONSHIP WITH ODS
Spanish version