Students will be transported into a mine site to explore the different careers, technology and equipment used during the copper extraction, processing and refinement phases of mining.
Take an interactive look into modern-day mining with this authentic learning simulation focused on the exploration phase of hard rock mining.
With this interactive activity, you can explore Earth’s natural resources and investigate the many ways you interact with metals every day.
Students will answer a series of questions about their preferences, interests, hobbies and skills to uncover a variety of in-demand mining careers that match their responses.
In this activity, students will learn about the costs associated with operating a mine and how technology can help to
reduce the costs in three areas; energy, resources, and safety.
In this activity, students explore the role biological technology plays in mining and wastewater treatment.
In this two-part activity, students will learn about the process of open pit mining using Google Earth and a 360
virtual mine tour.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at a working copper mine as we hear from different professionals at Freeport-McMoRan and learn about their role in the mining process from mine planning to reclamation!
Level up your fort-building skills with a DIY blanket fort kit using easy-to-find materials from your local home supply store.
In this STEM Pro Live!, you’ll meet Tyrone Benson, an engineer at Intel, who will talk to you about the variety of work Intel’s microchips can do and about the importance of his work as a reliability engineer.