Watch any or all of the 3 sessions below for activities, tips, and resources for staying safe and having fun while out in the sun.
Helpful links to more info and activities are also provided below!
Welcome to our first week of Safe & Fun in the Sun! A Sun Safety program for children ages 3-5 and their parents. This week, join Brittany for some activities and songs about sunscreen and sun safe fashion. Have fun and stay safe out in the sun!
For more information on sunscreen types and applications, visit: https://www.canada.ca/.../serv.../sun-safety/sunscreens.html
For a simple guide to help find what sunscreen is right for you or your little one, check out the 2020 Sunscreen Guide at: https://www.ewg.org/sunscreen/
For a fun activity to do outdoors in the sunshine, check out this Tye-Dyeing 101 article from Martha Stewart: http://www.marthastewart.com/270906/patterns-to-dye-for
This is session 2 of 3 of our Safe & Fun in the Sun program for children ages 3-5 and their parents. Today Brittany is here to sing some songs with you and talk to you about shadows and finding shady environments.
For more information on Extreme Heat Events, visit: https://www.canada.ca/.../extreme-heat-heat-waves.html
For more information about Sun Stroke and first aid, visit: https://www.redcross.ca/.../heat-related-emergencies...
For a fun shadow puppet theatre activity, visit: https://wehavekids.com/education/shadow-puppet-theater
This is our third and final session of Safe & Fun in the Sun, a sun safety program! In this session, Brittany is going to talk about why staying hydrated is so important, especially on sunny days. She'll also be singing some of our sun safety songs, conducting an experiment, and providing some tips that may help kids drink more water.
For more about dehydration, visit:
For another Hydration Experiment, visit: