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Block the Sun, Not the Fun

Kids often don't think about protecting themselves from the sun. Even many parents don't know that a child's regular use of sunscreen with a high SPF can reduce the risk of skin cancer by up to 78 percent.

Based on national standards, Block the Sun, Not the FunSM offers you a unique opportunity to help your students learn how to live healthier, sun-safe lives while motivating them for academic challenges!

What Does the Program Come With?

Teaching kids how to help protect themselves against skin cancer is an important life-saving lesson that will affect your students for the rest of their lives.Created especially for K-4th graders, Block the Sun, Not the FunSM is a Sunlight and Science Literacy Program from The Sun Safety Alliance and CoppertoneĀ® Suncare Products that teaches sun-safety awareness and the dangers of skin cancer. Learn how you can lessen the risks your students year-round from daily exposure to powerful UV rays!

Based on national standards, Block the Sun, Not the FunSM offers you a unique opportunity to help your students learn how to live healthier, sun-safe lives while motivating them for academic challenges!

What Does the Program Come With?

Teacher Lessons/Student Reproducibles Four lesson plans focusing on sun-safety themes
Family Reproducibles One family activity game and Permission Forms for the Sun-safety Event!
Teacher Resource Worksheet Student Assessment Tool and the student reproducible: "I'm Sun Certified" Student Diploma
You can download the entire program in pdf format* by clicking here or view each lesson plan/activity individually at this Web site.

*If your computer does not already have Adobe Acrobat Reader, you may download it free here.


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