A quick guide to the planet Neptune, which is composed mainly of water. It has many moons and the fastest winds in the solar system. They blow up to 2000km per hour. NOTE: This clip was factually accurate when originally broadcast.
The clip is a useful way of stimulating discussion with the children about planets in our Solar System. Ask the children to share their knowledge about any planets they know facts about. How is their planet different to Earth? (colour, size, location). Watch the clip and discuss Neptune's unique features. Contrast with Earth and other planets, making a simple fact file on Neptune.