SunWise Skin Cancer Prevention Program
August 2014's Educator Survey winner is Deborah West, RN, Copper Canyon Elementary, Scottsdale.
- K-8 State Mandate
Required of K-8 educators in all public and charter schools. Educators should perform 3 to 5 SunWise activities annually. Private and home schools encouraged to incorporate SunWise activities into their existing curriculum but are not mandated.
- Physical Activity Module
Accompanies standard SunWise activities and makes them more physically active.
- SunWise Activity Sheets
Download free mazes, crossword puzzles, and word searches that teach kids the importance of sun safety.
- SunWise Tip Sheet
Photocopy the tip sheet to discuss in class, post in classrooms, send home with students and use in school newsletters.
- SunWise FAQs
Find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about sun safety.
- Empower Pack Sun Safety Tip Sheet
The Empower program empowers children to make good choices about nutrition, physical activity, and tobacco using age-appropriate vehicles including costumed characters and a coloring book. In addition to reduced licensing fees, participating child care providers, or Empower Centers, receive an Empower Pack. The guidelines and tools included in this Empower Pack can be easily incorporated into the everyday routine of child care to instill healthy life choices.
Note: Information provided in PDF files.