Last updated: June 19, 2019
Did you know that a few serious sunburns can increase a child’s risk of developing skin cancer later in life?
Playing outside is an important part of every child’s day, but they need to be protected. Check out the activities, games and other resources below to help teach children about being safe in the sun and staying healthy. Note: All activity sheets on this page are available for download or print using Adobe Acrobat Reader.
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Use these activity sheets to teach children about sun safety in day care or at home.
Watch Alex do the Sun Safety song and dance! Join in!
Pokemon-Go Safety Tips
Use these coloring sheets to teach
Protect Your Head
Made in the Shade
Sun Safe Parties
The following ideas can help you plan parties for children in day care, preschool and kindergarten. These sheets include great games, activities and snacks that teach children about keeping their skin safe from the sun, eating healthy and being physically active.
- A Day at the Beach Without Ever Leaving the Playground
- Let’s Go on a Safari!
- Let’s Have a Luau!
- How Does Your Garden Grow?
- Pirates of the Chesapeake Activity Sheet