Inspiring STEM Educators

Rocks to Riches

Rocks to Riches2018-08-21T10:21:25+01:00

RockstoRiches This investigation uses colorimetry to determine the percentage of copper in a series of ores and then uses electroplating to extract the metal from the solution.

It also looks at some of  the issues surrounding metal extraction.

Rocks to Riches – Experiment Guide

Rocks to Riches – Teacher’s Guide

Rocks to Riches – Technician’s Guide

Rocks to Riches – Risk Assessment

Rocks to Riches – Discussion Activity

Rocks to Riches – Media Items Powerpoint