Seep Off the Grass

Posted on: May 12th, 2016 by Kyle McDonald No Comments

  In this episode of the Green Ninja Show, a man is unhappy with all of the water his lawn is wasting. During the day, when the sprinklers are turned on, water is wasted through evaporation and water runoff. The man teams up with his daughter to figure out how they can reduce their lawn’s…

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Seep Off the Grass

Posted on: May 12th, 2016 by Kyle McDonald No Comments

Download the Video Teaching Guide PDF/Word Main Topic of Video: Developing strategies to minimize water runoff from lawns.   DISCUSSION QUESTIONS Frame: Describe the vegetation around your house. Do you have a lawn that is watered? How do you use water around your yard? Do you have any family rules about outside water usage? How…

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Be Like a Tree

Posted on: May 9th, 2016 by Kyle McDonald No Comments

Download the Video Teaching Guide PDF/Word MAIN TOPIC OF VIDEO: A simple poem reveals how buildings can use sustainable technology. DISCUSSION QUESTIONS: Frame: This poem and video will use gentle humor to show how a building can “be like a tree.” What are some differences between poetry and prose? How can a building be like…

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Be Like a Tree

Posted on: May 9th, 2016 by Kyle McDonald No Comments

In this episode of the Green Ninja Show, a young woman discovers that her friend, “the Building”, wants to function similar to the way a tree does. This is because trees offer many benefits to the Earth’s climate and local ecosystems while most buildings harm these Earth systems if made without considering the environment. The building…

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