Transformations for Teachers

Transformations is a teaching aid developed in 1991 for junior high school teachers to introduce students to the extraction, use, and recovery of minerals and metals, as well as the AIME fields of mining, metallurgical, and petroleum engineering.  Click on the icons below to access the videos and PDF teaching documents.
 
To view the Transformations Overview Guide click here.

Unit A: Getting it Right

Three Stories About Problem Solving

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Unit B: An Ancient Ring of Gold

Mapping and Geological Time

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Unit C: Limits

Energy Resources and the Environment

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Unit D: Simply Incredible

Electronics and Computers

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Unit E: Powerful Stuff

Heat and Electrical Power

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Unit F: Little Buddies

Microbes and Mining

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Unit G: One More Time

Recycling

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Unit H: What's It Worth?

Risk and Value in Technology and Society

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