Brain Breaks That Save Lives!

UNICEF Kid Power Ups get your kids active and saving lives with every dance move they make. Each time your group completes a Kid Power Up track, they unlock a packet of RUTF to treat a child with severe acute malnutrition. The more your kids dance, the more lives they save!

Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF

An American tradition since 1950, Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF is the original Kids Helping Kids® initiative, empowering generations of children to become global citizens. When kids Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF, they collect donations that add up to lifesaving change for children in need. Learn more at

UNICEF Kid Power empowers kids to get active for good

Named to TIME Magazine’s 2016 list of Best Inventions, UNICEF Kid Power leverages easy-to-use technology with the first wearable-for-good to empower students to get active and help other kids. Along with classroom lessons about global citizenship, students learn that they can make a difference in this world.

Applications for our Spring 2018 School Program is closed. You can still bring UNICEF Kid Power to your class. Buy a Kid Power classroom kit while supplies last!.

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“My kids are so pumped to help other kids! They move. All. Day. Long!!!”
— Teacher, Las Vegas, NV

Educational Resources

These free resources — including lessons and kinesthetic activities — are designed to meet the needs of educators, regardless of their setting, experience or preferred teaching style.

Go on a Mission!

UNICEF Kid Power Champions like professional soccer player Alex Morgan and GRAMMY®-winning Recording Artist P!nk kick off Missions all over the globe.

Browse by Activity Type

Whether you have 5 or 30 kids, and 15 or 50 minutes, there are activities that can be easily incorporated into everyday lessons, both in and out of the classroom.

Global Games

High-energy activities from other countries that will motivate kids to get active and save lives.

Kids Helping Kids® Blog

The latest news from teachers, leaders and students who are making a positive impact on the world around them.

Giving Tuesday Continues With A Holiday Giveaway

We’ve teamed up with Kid Power Coach Mr. D (Joe Dombrowski) to spread a little love and holiday cheer to some of our favorite people—teachers! Check out Mr. D’s posts about UNICEF Kid Power on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and do two things by December 22 to be a part of this holiday cheer and a chance to win a UNICEF Kid Power class kit. 

Let Kids Takeover on World Children’s Day

While it's not nearly as well known or celebrated as Mother's Day or Father's Day, its significance perhaps runs much deeper than could be expressed in any Hallmark card. November 20th – the anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child – is World...

Trunk-or-Treating: A New Way to Be Scary Good

Editor's Note: This is a guest post from Dan Sadowsky, a former TeachUNICEF team member and current independent writer of curriculum, professional development courses, and educational media. You can follow him at @dan_sadowsky.   If you became a parent recently,...

Why Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF?

Today, Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF is the longest running youth engagement campaign in America and has raised nearly $177 million to help UNICEF provide children with health care, nutrition, clean water, education, emergency relief and more. Originating as a grassroots...

Introducing UNICEF Kid Power Ups—Brain Breaks that Save Lives

Activity + impact is a winning combination! Try UNICEF Kid Power Ups for your next brain break and unlock one packet of therapeutic food for a malnourished child.

Kid Power is 100-million percent awesome sauce.
— 4th grader, NYC