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WA // SunSmart Literature Activities

There are many wonderful picture books available that can be used to promote awareness and discussion about the sun, weather, seasons, sun protection and skin. We have compiled 20 SunSmart story books and over 60 SunSmart activities to incorporate into your everyday programs. The SunSmart literature resource has something for everyone, from SunSmart art activities, […]

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WA // Win 1 of 3 SunSmart Book Packs Competition 2022

This competition has now closed. Winners Announced Thank you to all schools who have entered! It was so wonderful to see all the amazing SunSmart things that are happening in schools. Congratulations to the winning schools: •    Koorda Primary School •    Beeliar Primary School •    South Ballajura Education Support Centre All other schools that have […]

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WA // SunSmart activities 4 sun smarties

Now that’s a SunSmart Hat There are many wonderful picture books available that can be used to promote awareness and discussion about sun protection. ‘Now That’s a Hat’ by Heath McKenzie is a hilarious rhyming story with vibrant illustrations about finding the right hat.  It is available online in hard copy and a read aloud […]

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WA // Healthy Habits – SunSmart Time Savers

Developing healthy SunSmart habits and routines early in the year encourages children to take increasing responsibility for their own personal health and physical wellbeing. It helps to instill important attitudes and values for a healthy, active lifestyle and demonstrate values consistent with prevention of ill-health. Spending time at the start of the year to establish […]

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WA // Shade for Schools Competition

SunSmart and Cancer Council WA are pleased to announce the winner of the 2021 Win $10 000 Shade Competition: Holy Rosary School – Derby Congratulations to staff, students and community members at Holy Rosary School! The winners of one of 5 SunSmart packs are: Koorana Education Support Centre Cooloongup Primary School Margaret River Montessori School […]

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