Move Mining Next Gen

Move Mining Next Gen Competition

In Move Mining Next Gen, students from grades K-12 create and submit short, 3-minute videos to answer the question, “Why is mining important in our lives?”  There are prizes for a grades K-5 category ($250), a grades 6-8 category ($250) and a grades 9-12 category ($250), as well as an overall winner ($1,000).  There is an additional prize ($500) for the video that receives the most votes online—the People’s Choice winner.  It’s time to prepare your videos!  Go to www.MoveMiningNextGen.org to learn everything you need to know to vie for the prizes.

Voting for People’s Choice will take place during a two week period after the submissions have been received and have been placed online for voting.

 

MEET THE 2019-2020 MOVE MINING NEXT GEN WINNERS!

The winner of the Best in Grades K-5 $250 Prize is:  Team We Rock, Sara White, Salt Lake City, UT.

The winner of the Best in Grades 6-8 $250 Prize is:  Team Saghezli Sisters, Amina and Sabria Saghezli, Newport, OR.

The winner of the Best in Grades 9-12 $250 Prize is:  Team Bruvs, Cassandra Maus, Allison Maus and Kristen Casey, Virginia, MN.

The winner of the People’s Choice Award $500 Prize is:  Team We Rock, Sara White, Salt Lake City, UT.

And, the winner of the Best Overall $1,000 Prize is . . .Team Steele Chicken, Mason Kroll and Austin Schackman, Virginia, MN!

See all of the winning videos here.  Thank you to all of our contestants for creating videos that explain why mining is important in our lives!  Thank you also to our Move Mining Next Gen overall sponsor in 2019-2020, Nelson Brothers.

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