Mystery Guest Presents: A Visiting Scientist from National Geographic
"I have 80 hundred million questions!" - Cate
What is a species? It's a family of a kind of animal - James
Jonathan Baillie (Wolf in the Brown Room's dad) is the cheif scientist at National Geographic and he came in this morning to talk to the children about how to save species of animals and to tell us a little bit about how the planet works and what we can do to protect it for generations to come...
Prior to the presentation, the children began thinking about specific questions related to Jonathan's important work and expeditions: How can you breathe on Mount Everest? - Elena How do save an animal? - James Did you see any animals on Mount Everest?- Lily What kind of animals do you save? - Maisie What do you do/how do you get them to the vet? - Hugh How do you give them water when you’re in Mount Everest?- Lily What do you do if you can’t find any animals?- Tegan Where have you explored? - Elena How many animals have you saved? - Hugh Have you saved a lion before? - Cate Have you saved a killer whale? - Tommy