Sponsored Educational Materials

Be Sunbeatable

ELA and STEM Lessons
for Grades 2–5

Teaching children about sun safety
can have a long-term and positive
impact on their health. This sun
safety program from Scholastic and
The University of Texas MD Anderson
Cancer Center
will help encourage
students and families to be sun safe
every day and everywhere.

Get the full Teacher's Guide
Grade 2 Grades 3–5

Grade 2


How The Sun Can Help or Harm Us

Students will learn about the sun’s negative and positive effects and how to stay sun safe while practicing compare-and-contrast and cause-and-effect skills.


Sun Safety Meets Math

Students will apply their knowledge of geometric properties, fraction language, and the sun’s dangers to demonstrate the need for sunscreen.


Be Sunbeatable With Your Family!

Extend the learning beyond the classroom by sending home these sun safety tips and activity for families.

Find out more to keep your family sun safe at mdanderson.org/skin-safety.

Learn About Ray and
the Sunbeatables®

Ray and the Sunbeatables®: A Sun Safety Curriculum features superhero characters who travel around the world using their superpowers of sun protection. This curriculum is targeted to preschoolers, kindergarteners and first-grade students.