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    Resources for secondary schools

    Type of resource

    Brochures and flyers
    eLearning and teaching resources
    Fact sheets
    Posters and charts

    Brochures and flyers

    SunSmart on the go

    This double sided flyer promotes the free SunSmart app which provides daily sun protection times for locations across Australia. It's a reminder that UV can damage our skin regardless of the season, and that a combination of the five sun protection measures are recommended when UV is 3 and above. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.
     

    10 myths about sun protection

    Myths such as "people with olive skin are not at risk of skin cancer" can put people at risk of skin damage and skin cancer. This brochure busts the 10 common myths within the community. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    UV radiation and skin cancer prevention

    One quarter of South Australians are incorrectly relying on temperature to determine when they need to protect their skin. This resource provides information about uv radiation, the difference between uv and heat and how to prevent skin cancer by being SunSmart. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    eLearning and teaching resources

    Generation SunSmart

    An interactive program that not only teaches students the importance of skin protection but also provides a free professional development program for teachers. Click on the image to visit Generation SunSmart.

    Real stories - SunSmart's secondary school hub

    This online resource features nine videos and over 30 activities aimed at year 7 - 10 students. Click on the image to view.

    Fact sheets

    A series of fact sheets that provide the latest detailed information on the five sun protection measures, including Australian Standards for sunglasses, clothing fabric and shade cloth, brim width for hats, and explains the specifics of sunscreen. Please note the fact sheets are not available in hard copy, but can be downloaded by clicking on the images below.

    Posters and charts

    Are you SunSmart?

    A great poster (420mm H x 200mm W) for the classroom that displays the five ways to be SunSmart when outdoors. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    Protect yourself in five ways when the UV is 3 and above UV chart

    A great way to display the daily sun protection times and maximum UV level in your area. Why not download and laminate one for each classroom. To order your free hard copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download and laminate. Please note hard copy charts are available to SunSmart members only. Limit one per member.

    SunSmart poster series

    A set of A4 posters showing the five ways to be SunSmart. To order your free hard copies order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download. Please note hard copy poster sets are available to SunSmart members only.

    Think UV not heat

     

    It's a common myth that skin damage only happens on hot or sunny days. This poster (420mm H x 200mm W) reminds us to check the UV regardless of the season. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    When UV is 3 or above

    An A3 poster with information about how to be SunSmart when the UV is 3 and above. To order your free copy order online, phone Cancer Council 
    13 11 20 or click on the image to download.

    You don't have to get a tan to get a melanoma

    You don't have to get sunburnt to have skin damage - a suntan is skin cells in trauma. This A3 poster highlights the dangers of tanning and the seriousness of melanoma. Click on the image to download. Please note that this poster is not available in hard copy. 


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