Ground Rules: Mining Right for a Sustainable Future


Ground Rules: Lesson Plans for Ages 11-18

Free Lesson Plans for Classroom and Educational Use

Professionally developed lesson plans are available in English and Spanish at no cost. Each lesson plan ties into information presented in the film, and provides learning objectives compatible with mining education curriculums around the world. Topics include Mining, Geology, Minerals and Everyday Life, Mining Processes, and Ore Processing.

Download Free Lesson Plans

Ground Rules: Available on DVD

Request a Copy of Ground Rules on DVD

Educators, organizations and members of the mining industry may request copies of the film on DVD at no cost. Click below to a request via e-mail. (Link opens in your default e-mail application.)

Request the DVD


Safety & Sustainability

Safety & Sustainability

Caterpillar is committed to being a partner to the mining industry and helping customers operate safely and sustainably.

Visit Page

Visit Cat.com/Mining

Mining is a challenging business, and whether you have one piece of Cat® equipment or 100, we’re there to help you manage it.

Visit Page