Resources - Education

Fun Fact!

The world's second largest diamond was recently found in Botswana by Canadian mining company Lucara Diamond Corp. It measures 1,111 carats - which is about the size of a tennis ball!

Did you know?

Zinc is critical for child development. Of all the micronutrients, it has the strongest effect on our immune system.

Source: International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM)


From print materials to audio-visual resources, you’ll find lots here to connect rocks, metals, minerals and mining to your Earth science curriculum.

Mining Matters Publications

This section contains those educational resources produced and published by Mining Matters

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Deeper and Deeper Video Tutorials

Our Deeper and Deeper video tutorials are now available! Watch them here now.


Activities and Lesson Plans

Here you will find all sorts of hands-on Earth science activities and lesson plans. Activities range in duration and difficulty.

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DVDs / CDs / Videos

Bring Earth science lessons to life with audio-visual resources.

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Additional Posters

Brighten your classroom with eye-catching, informative posters that relate rocks, minerals and mining to daily life.

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Other Publications

Canada's Northern DiamondsExamine publications about rocks, metals, minerals and mining.

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