In this set of activities, pupils will learn about how the oceans influence climate on land and their role in planetary heat regulation

Subjects: Geography, Science, Physics

Age range: 14–16 years old

Type: reading, physical experiment, online research

Complexity: medium to advanced

Minimum lesson time required: 5 hours

Includes the use of: jars, food colouring agent and water at different temperatures, internet, presentation and spreadsheet software

Downloadables: ESA CCI Education Resource Pack_Planetary Heat Pumps.pdf and ESA CCI Education Resource Pack_Planetary Heat Pumps_Activity-3.xlsx