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 and $150), a grades 6-8 category ($250 and $150) and a grades 9-12 category ($250 and $150), as well as an overall winner ($1,000)! The new 2022-2023 competition is sponsored by Newmont.
Go to www.MoveMiningNextGen.org to see the submissions.
MEET THE 2022-2023 MOVE MINING NEXT GEN WINNERS!
Move Mining Next Gen is an online competition for students K-12 that explores the importance of mined minerals. In partnership with our sponsor, Newmont, we are proud to announce the 2022-2023 Move Mining Next Gen Award Winners selected by expert judges:
Best Overall ($1,000) goes to Steele Chicken for their video, “Into the Miningverse.”
Grades 9-12, 1st place ($250) goes to The Copperheads for their video, “The Electrifying Truth of Copper.”
Grades K-5, 1st place ($250) goes to Will “Spaceminer” Kuhn for his video, “SpaceMining.”
Grades K-5, 2nd place ($150) goes to the Rock-in Sisters for their video, “We Need Copper with the Rock-In Sisters.”
Thank you to all of the participants in the contest!
MEET THE 2021-2022 MOVE MINING NEXT GEN WINNERS!
The winners of the 2021-2022 Move Mining Next Gen competition were:
Best Overall Award went to “The Stop Motion Siblings” from Wisconsin, for their video about pyrite.
Best in Grades 9-12 Award went to “Steele Chicken” from Minnesota.
Best in Grades 6-8 Award went to Team “Serendipity” from Minnesota.
People’s Choice Award AND Best in Grades K-5 went to Team “Salty” from Utah.