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Star Pupils Eye Health and Safety Curriculum

Help Your Students Become Star Pupils!

The Star Pupils Eye Health and Safety Curriculum teaches young learners about vision, eye health and safety.

The Star Pupils presentation provides interesting and fun facts about vision and encourages students to protect their eyes. The three modules can be used to complete a single, longer classroom session on eye health and safety or divided into three shorter classroom lessons.

Students will learn about:

★The importance of sight
★The eye and how we see
★How to identify objects and situations that can be dangerous to eyes

Materials include:

  • Teacher Classroom Presentation Guide
  • Teacher Reference Eye Exam Diagram PDF
  • In-Class Worksheets PDF (includes Coloring Sheets and Eye Exam Diagram)

The curriculum is free. Registration takes no more than 30-60 seconds. Your download link will be available immediately upon completing registration.

Request a free download of the K-2 Star Pupils Curriculum materials.


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The curriculum has been separated into five lesson topics. Each topic contains lesson objectives, key points for discussion and a corresponding PowerPoint presentation, and lesson activities. Teachers can use the program to supplement an existing health lesson plan, or as a standalone classroom activity to provide interesting and fun facts about vision and encourage students to protect their eyes.

When this curriculum was developed in 2010 and updated in 2014, it was aligned with National Health, National Science and National Physical Education Standards.  Students will learn about:

★★ Eye anatomy and how the visual system functions.
★★ Refractive errors and how vision can be improved or altered using eyeglasses, and other types of lenses.
★★ The invention and history of glasses.
★★ What challenges people with visual impairment face in a world without sight.
★★ How to protect their vision with strategies to keeping their eyes healthy and safe.

Materials Include:

  • Teacher Guide with Lesson Plans including a list of all National Health, Science and
  • Physical Education Standards that the materials cover.
  • Power Point presentation for each module.
  • Teacher Resource Guide with background information on all lesson topics,
  • ideas for supplemental activities, and additional resources.
  • Take Home Materials including Letter to Parents explaining the Program,
  • Fun Eye Facts and Eye Safety poster.
  • Classroom and Homework activity sheets.

The curriculum is free. Registration takes no more than 30-60 seconds. Your download link will be available immediately upon completing registration.

Request a free download of all grade 3-5 Star Pupils Curriculum materials.


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This curriculum contains three lessons:  The Eye and How we See; Common Vision Problems; and Take care of Your Eyes – You Only Have Two.

Each topic contains lesson objectives, key points for discussion, a corresponding PowerPoint presentation, and lesson activities. Teachers can use the program to supplement an existing health lesson plan, or as a standalone classroom activity to provide interesting and fun facts about vision and encourage students to protect their eyes.

The Star Pupils curriculum has been aligned with National Health, National Science and National Physical Education Standards. Material downloads include:

  • Animal Eyes Worksheet (pdf)
  • Eye Anatomy Worksheet (pdf)
  • Eye-Q Game Worksheet (pdf)
  • Eye Terms Worksheet (pdf)
  • Fun Eye Facts Worksheet (pdf)
  • Eye Safety Quiz (pdf)
  • Teacher’s Guide (pdf)
  • Star Pupils Presentation (PowerPoint)

The curriculum is free. Registration takes no more than 30-60 seconds. Your download link will be available immediately upon completing registration.

Request a free download of all grades 6-8 Star Pupils Curriculum materials.


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For Parents

Download the Star Pupils Activity Book and help your child learn about their eyes and healthy vision.