26 Apr

Why do we need sunscreen?





The children have been asking why is it so important to put on sunscreen before outside play. Some of the children do not like putting on sunscreen so i made it into activity so that the children had a better understanding. The children were asked to fold their black paper into two halves. Then they were asked to put sunscreen on one side. I asked the children what their predictions were if we put the sunscreen and leave their paper on the sun.The children said that the paper were fall apart.So they gave it a try and found out that the side with no sunscreen had turn into gray with discolored spots and the other side that had sunscreen was still the same color black.