If you’ve seen this summer’s best blockbuster so far, Guardians Of The Galaxy, chances are one of your favourite characters is Groot. Descended from a race of walking flora, he’s basically a big tree who utters just three words (“I am Groot”), but ends up being one of the biggest heroes of the film. So, in appreciation of the tall and branchy one, here is a Groot-tastic clip and tips for the kids on how to respect the environment this summer…
Groot’s all about saving the galaxy, and here is how everyone can help save our own planet:
1) Save paper and only print when you need to
2) Try to reuse and recycle paper. You could use cut outs from old wrapping paper to make birthday cards, or turn a cardboard box into a dolls house.
3) Don’t harm trees and their branches – and don’t carve your initials in a tree trunk, either!
4) Plant a tree. Want to grow your own Groot? Here’s how to grow from a cutting: Ehow/Tree