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Download our cross-curricular activities, videos and worksheets for 5-11 year olds. These exciting learning resources are flexible and easy to use in Science, Language and Literacy, PSHE, English, Health and Wellbeing and Geography lessons.

They will help your pupils foster healthy and lasting sun care habits and make sure that they have an active and sun safe summer!

 

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Sun Ready photo challenge pack

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | PSHE, Health and Wellbeing

A fun, interactive PowerPoint quiz to teach pupils about sun safety and introduce the Sun Ready photo challenge. 

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Printable photo props

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | PSHE, Health and Wellbeing

Printable props your pupils can cut out, colour in and use for the Sun Ready Photo Challenge.

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Soltan Sun Ready Challenge app

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | The world around us, Outdoor learning, PSHE

The brand-new Soltan Sun Ready Challenge app is free to download and makes learning about sun safety fun and memorable for your pupils. Pupils complete a series of five challenges, including wacky selfies, puzzles and games, all while learning how to stay safe in the sun.

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Sun safety assembly

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | The world around us, PSHE

Use the Sun safety presentation to teach pupils aged 5 - 11 all about sun safety and why it's important. It can be used as an assembly or within the classroom. 

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Soltan Sun Ready: Aaron’s story

Ages: 7 - 11 | Science

Watch Aaron's story about his Grandad. 

This film contains a story line that some pupils may be sensitive to.

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Soltan Sun Ready: Ciara’s story

Ages: 7 - 11 | English, Science, Geography, PSHE, Social sciences, Health and Wellbeing, Language and Literacy, The world around us, Personal development and mutual understanding

Watch Ciara's story about her trip to a music festival.

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Sun safety campaign

Ages: 7 - 11, 5 - 7 | PSHE

Pupils develop their own campaign to spread sun safety messages throughout their school.

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Sports Day activities

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | PSHE

Help students stay sun safe by incorporating these fun activities during Sports Day.

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Soltan Sun Ready: Tanai’s story

Ages: 7 - 11 | English, Science, Geography, PSHE, Social sciences, Health and Wellbeing, Language and Literacy, The world around us, Personal development and mutual understanding

Watch Tanai's story about her favourite football team. 

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Summer celebration ideas

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | PSHE, The world around us

Whole-school ideas for summer celebration activities to get pupils enjoying the outdoors while staying sun safe.

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Summer Fair ideas

Ages: 5 - 7, 7 - 11 | PSHE

Here are some simple, fun ideas for incorporating sun safety into a summer event, such as a summer fair.

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Action poem: Big Blob

Ages: 5 - 7 | English, PSHE, Personal development and mutual understanding, Health and Wellbeing

Use our action poem to help your pupils' to apply their sun cream.

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Sun safety policy

Ages: 7 - 11, 5 - 7 | PSHE

Guidance for creating a sun safety policy for your school and engaging parents.

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Make outdoor shelters

Ages: 7 - 11 | Science, Health and Wellbeing

Use this activity to help your pupils' enjoy the great outdoors and think about the importance of shade.

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We're going on a shade hunt

Ages: 5 - 7 | Science, Health and Wellbeing, The world around us, Personal development and mutual understanding, PSHE

Help pupils understand the importance of staying out of the sun during hot parts of the day by going on a shade hunt.

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Story: Fun in the Sun

Ages: 5 - 7 | English, PSHE, Health and Wellbeing, Personal development and mutual understanding, Language and Literacy

A fun story and comprehension exercise to introduce pupils to sun safety.

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Know your sun cream

Ages: 7 - 11 | PSHE, Science, Personal development and mutual understanding, Health and Wellbeing, Social sciences

Worksheet to help pupils understand the science behind sun cream.

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Survival Kit Challenge

Ages: 7 - 11 | Science, PSHE, Geography, Social sciences, Health and Wellbeing, The world around us, Personal development and mutual understanding

What would be needed in a survival kit and why?

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Soltan Sun Ready: The science of sun care

Ages: 7 - 11, 11 - 14 | English, Science, PSHE, Geography, Social sciences, Health and Wellbeing, Language and Literacy, The world around us, Personal development and mutual understanding

To help students understand the health issues behind sun protection.

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Earth and Sun

Ages: 7 - 11 | Science, Social sciences, Health and Wellbeing

Learn about how the movement of the sun affects the earth.

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The science behind sun care

Ages: 7 - 11 | PSHE, Science, Social sciences, Health and Wellbeing, Personal development and mutual understanding

Make a class poster to explain the need for sun care.

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Den fun

Ages: 5 - 7 | PSHE, Personal development and mutual understanding, Health and Wellbeing, The world around us

Build an outdoor den: is your class ready for the challenge?

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Playtime Exploring

Ages: 5 - 7 | PSHE, Personal development and mutual understanding

This activity consists of quick and fun activity ideas for a teacher on playtime duty.

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