Toolkits

Toolkits

Key ideas within the toolkits

  • What are minerals?
  • Where are they found? – Types of rocks, geographical location, extraction
  • How are they formed? – The Rock Cycle
  • How are they used?
Toolkit Target age (years) Learning objectives Type of activity Subjects
Augmented Reality meets RM 10+ - Becoming more familiar with the topic of raw materials
- Learning about mining activities
- Learning about the importance of mineral raw materials in our lives
Educational material for presenting an interactive introductory lesson about mining an raw materials with the use of Augmented Reality software > Ecology
> Biology
> Chemistry
> Geography
> Technology
> Social sciences
> Politics
MineralCheck 10+ - Knowing some basic definitions (e.g. crystal, mineral, mineral resource)
- Using the correct procedure for describing minerals
- Classifying minerals according to their use in a modern society
Learning materials for presenting a lesson and setting up a practical activity about the correct classification of minerals and rocks > Ecology
> Biology
> Chemistry
> Geography
> Physics
> Technology
RAWsiko – Materials around us (Digital Version) 10+ - Understanding the distribution of critical raw materials in the world
- Knowing the main uses and applications of critical raw materials
- Being aware of the importance of access to CRMs for the production of everyday-life devices
Educational digital multiplayer game for teaching about critical raw materials distribution and utilization > Geography
> Politics
> Technology
> Economy
RM@Art 12+ - Better interact with your surroundings
- Express emotions and needs creatively
- Practical usage of natural resource
This toolkit is designed to demonstrate some of the basic concepts of ores and minerals utilization in making colors. > Geography
> Arts
> Chemistry
> Social Sciences
RockCheck 10-19 - Identifying and classifying different rocks
- Determining the processes needed for rock formation
- Evaluating the importance of rocks as raw materials for our everyday life
App for smartphones that can be used, in parallel with activities contained in the toolkit, as a tool for guided rock classification > Ecology
> Geography
> Technology
> Social sciences
> Economics