4th Grade Resources

These materials are designed to fit in with the curriculum for fourth grade both in State history and geology. Fourth grade teachers, private school teachers, scout leaders, home-schoolers, and anyone else who is interested may obtain the workbooks free of charge by contacting Tina Bennett at (801) 538-5352. The main mailing occurs annually in January.

Mining Utah's Heritage (32-Page Student Workbook)

Download Workbook PDF

Download Workbook Answers

Download 2019 Workbook Newsletter

The Story of Mining in Utah (Teacher's Resource)

Abandoned Mine Safety Skit Script

Abandoned Mine Safety Quiz

Bats of Utah Poster

Stay Out and Stay Alive (24 Minute Video)

Download Video (English Version)

Download Video (Spanish Version)

Download Teacher Guide

Watch on YouTube

Mining Oral Histories

Links to Additional Mining Education Resources

USDA Forest Service Abandoned Mine Land Program
National Park Service Abandoned Mineral Lands
Bureau of Land Management's Abandoned Mine Lands Cleanup Program
Office of Surface Mining - Reclaiming Abandoned Mines
Mine Safety and Health Administration's Stay Out Stay Alive Campaign
Acid Drainage Technology Initiative
National Abandoned Mine Portal
National Association of Abandoned Mine Land Programs
Minerals Education Coalition
Mining Heritage Alliance:
National Energy Foundation