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Oh, Mr. Sun (lyrics only)

Oh, Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun,
Please shine down on me.

Oh Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun,
Hiding behind a tree

These little children are asking you
To please come out so we can play with you.

Oh Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun,
Please shine down on,
please shine down on,
Please shine down on me.

For parents
Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. The best way to prevent it is to avoid the sun during the middle of the day, or to wear protective clothing and sunscreen when you and your family are outside. Learn more about skin prevention and treatment from the National Cancer Institute.
For kids
Sunshine is great, but don’t forget to protect yourself from too many rays! Read about two boys in California who spend a lot of time outside. One of them surfs, the other bikes. They did an experiment to figure out which sun block works best for them.
For teachers
What’s the weather like today—sunny or wet, warm or cold? What will it be like next week? Help your students predict, observe, and record weather in a simple but engaging experiment that connects them to the world around them.

Space Weather
A NOAA site with science news and information about the Sun-Earth environment; provides current "weather" status on our Solar System, plus a lot of good information about sunspots, solar flares, auroras, and more!
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