Skip to main content

We've found 55 resources matching your search.

Showing 1-20 of 55 resources
Fact Sheet: Mangroves

Mangrove forests are one of Australia's most geographically widespread ecosystems. They provide a crucial role in the protection of Australia's coastline as well as being vital for the biological health and productivity of Australia's coastal waters.

Resource type: Fact SheetLast updated: 26.05.2020

Fact Sheet: Fish Adaptations

Fish have adapted to live in an enormously wide range of aquatic habitats. Adaptations are features that increase the animals’ likelihood of surviving in their habitat.

Resource type: Fact SheetLast updated: 26.05.2020

Fact Sheet: Intertidal rocky shores

Reefs provide a foundation for many plants and animals, supporting a great diversity of marine organisms that rely on the reef for food, protection, shelter and somewhere to reproduce. Reefs create a natural buffer to strong winds and waves that would otherwise erode the coastline.

Resource type: Fact SheetLast updated: 26.05.2020

Fun Fact Sheet: Flounder

Typically found in estuaries and coastal waters off Western Australia, flounder have an interesting life history.

Resource type: Fun Fact SheetLast updated: 17.05.2020

Fact Sheet: Ord River

The East Kimberley is home to the impressive Ord River, a 650 kilometre long watercourse with an expansive catchment area of around 55,100 square kilometres.

Resource type: Fact SheetLast updated: 12.05.2020

Fun Fact Sheet: Barnacles

There are 1,200 species of barnacles around the world that come in a variety of shapes and sizes.

Resource type: Fun Fact SheetLast updated: 04.05.2020

Fun Fact Sheet: Cuttlefish

With eight arms, three hearts and blue blood, cuttlefish could easily be mistaken for something from outer space.

Resource type: Fun Fact SheetLast updated: 29.04.2020

Fishy Fun Sheet: Fish out of Water – Maze

Can you help the flying fish fly through the maze and avoid predators?

Resource type: Fishy Fun SheetLast updated: 27.04.2020

Fishy Fun Sheet: Seahorse – Dot-to-Dot

Dot-to-dot. Discover the creature hidden amongst the seagrass.

Resource type: Fishy Fun SheetLast updated: 27.04.2020

Fishy Fun Sheet: Seahorse Pair – Colour In

Colour me in. The two eyes of a seahorse are able to move independently of each other.

Resource type: Fishy Fun SheetLast updated: 27.04.2020

Fishy Fun Sheet: Seahorse – Colour by Numbers

Colour by numbers. Colour in the image by matching the number with the colour code. What is hiding in the sea?

Resource type: Fishy Fun SheetLast updated: 27.04.2020

Lesson: How fish live

Students will identify fish adaptations and discuss how these may help the fish survive in its habitat.

Resource type: LessonLast updated: 26.04.2020

Presentation: Fish Adaptations

This presentation is associated with the Lesson: How fish live.

Resource type: PresentationLast updated: 26.04.2020

Lesson: The Plankton Challenge

Students will attempt to build a plankton model that has neutral buoyancy.

Resource type: LessonLast updated: 15.04.2020

Student Worksheet: Fish adaptations

This Student Worksheet is associated with the Lesson: How fish live

Resource type: Student WorksheetLast updated: 15.04.2020

Fact Sheet: Plankton

Plankton are small or microscopic organisms, both plant and animal, that drift on the ocean currents.

Resource type: Fact SheetLast updated: 15.04.2020

Fun Fact Sheet: Bumphead Parrotfish – Indian Ocean Territories

Bumphead Parrotfish are one of the largest fish to be found on the coral reefs of the Indian Ocean Territories.

Resource type: Fun Fact SheetLast updated: 01.04.2020

Student Worksheet: Adapting to the Intertidal

This Student Worksheet is associated with the Lesson: Meet the Cast

Resource type: Student WorksheetLast updated: 06.02.2020

Lesson: Learning limestone

Students will investigate the characteristics of limestone.

Resource type: LessonLast updated: 06.02.2020

Lesson: Introduction to the Intertidal

Students will learn about the rocky intertidal zone, the organisms that live there, and the challenges they face to survive.

Resource type: LessonLast updated: 06.02.2020

Can't find what you're looking for ?

Go to full site search