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Collections Ocean data

TLF ID R11819

This is a collection of eight digital curriculum resources about ocean data relating to the flow of matter in ecosystems. The collection comprises three images, two videos and three datasets. Images provide maps of ocean gyres, salinity and surface currents. The videos show scientists explaining the use of computer models, and giving the reasons for collecting data on ocean temperature and salinity. The interactive and datasets enable students to pose their own investigative questions.

Educational details

Educational value
  • Provides a selection of quality-assured resources providing data about the flow of matter in oceans to support teaching and learning in science across various years of schooling, particularly years 5-9.
  • Presents the resources in four ways - on a carousel, on a 'View all' page, organised into expandable categories on individual resource pages and on a 'Print view' page.
  • Provides links to each of the resources included in the collection.
Year level

9; 10

Topics Atmosphere
Learning area
  • Science

Other details

  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Publisher
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organization: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL:
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL:
Access profile
  • Device independence
  • Hearing independence
Learning Resource Type
  • Online
  • © Education Services Australia Ltd, 2013, except where indicated under Acknowledgements.