Take a closer look at something extraordinary - water.
We cannot survive without it and much of our planet is covered in it, yet most of that water is too salty to drink.
Welcome to a watery world.
The natural world is a fascinating subject for children, with water being no exception. Children recognise the importance of water, though they may not be aware of the many different ways it impacts upon their lives.
Here is a collection of amazing facts that will be sure to develop a sense of wonder in even the most reluctant of readers