Events

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining - The Story of Copper
Freeport - McMoRan

Dig Into Mining – The Story of Copper is an interactive educational program for students grades 6-12 that uncovers the use of metals such as copper in our everyday life, and provides students a deeper understanding of today’s hard rock mining industry.

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining - Mineral Mixtures and Mining
Freeport - McMoRan

In this activity students will plan and carry out an investigation to separate out several items that were mixed together back to their original pure substances.

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining - Economic Feasibility Study
Freeport - McMoRan

In this activity, students will analyze proportional relationships and use them to solve real-world problems.

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining - Patterns of Natural Resources
Freeport - McMoRan

In this activity, students will investigate the distribution and patterns of natural mineral resources and draw conclusions about where copper bearing minerals are found around the world.

Freeport - McMoRan: Dig Into Mining: - Aim to Reclaim Virtual Lab
Freeport - McMoRan

In this virtual simulation, students will explore the reclamation process to discover how land is restored for a sustainable future.

Studies Weekly: This is the Place Historical Park - Gold Mining
Studies Weekly

Learn about gold mining in this virtual field trip the This is the Place Historical site.