Yukon Dan - Gold Panning
Yukon Dan Moore is a world champion gold panner who presents a one-of-a-kind gold panning workshop in classrooms for all grade levels. In this 75-minute workshop, Yukon Dan will connect gold panning with earth science, geology, natural resources, and the history of BC and Canada.
Curriculum Subjects: Science, Social Studies
Grade Levels: All
Cost: $7/student; minimum $210/workshop
Presenter: Yukon Dan
This workshop can accommodate up to 30 students. Yukon Dan will bring two portable, gravel-lined "streams" for panning and a marvelous display of panning equipment and gold nuggets. Students will rotate through three work-stations: panning for gold, heavy mineral examination, and magnetic mineral separation.
Teachers may apply for a MineralsEd subsidy for this Workshop by completing the form below.