Before watching 'The science of sun care' film, briefly discuss these questions to get the class thinking about sun safety:
- What is sunburn?
- How do people get sunburn?
- Why is it important to avoid sunburn? It can lead to serious medical conditions later in life
After seeing the video, discuss these questions to help increase your pupils’ understanding of sun safety:
- Talk about why it’s important to avoid sunburn (the potential consequences) and how different skin types are affected by the sun.
- Discuss the different options for sun protection: sun cream, covering up and staying in the shade.