Northeast Minnesota Virtual Industry Tour Classroom Lesson Plan
Mining: Coal Mining – Surface Strip Mining
GRADE LEVEL: 7
ACADEMIC SUBJECT(S) MOST APPROPRIATE FOR ACTIVITY: Science, Mathematics
Saskatchewan Mining Association
TIME TO COMPLETE: 1 Class Period
This activity allows students to participate in an activity illustrating a simplified version of surface coal mining and follow-up reclamation.
- Participate in a Surface Strip Coal Mining Simulation.