Dental Health Teacher Resources
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Fourth graders investigate the types of habits that are necessary for good dental health. They use information provided from a variety of resources to make conclusions of the overall practice of dental hygiene. Then students produce a skit or poem to correlate with the subject.
4th Health 12 Views 39 Downloads
Dental Health, K-6
Your young elementary students will be able to share what they know about dental health. They discuss which foods are good or bad for your teeth and conduct a simple experiment to test their ideas. Present their findings to the class wil help not only with the concepts involved but also with social intereaction and public presentation skills.
1st - 6th Health 23 Views 70 Downloads
Dental Health Web Tour
Learners use a worksheet to guide them through a website about healthy teeth. There are directions each step of the way with questions to answer as they move along. The main topics covered are the types of teeth, brushing teeth, cavities, and braces.
3rd - 5th Health 17 Views 8 Downloads
A simple, yet effective lesson on dental health is here for your young learners. In groups, your class will place eggs in cups that contain a variety of liquids and observe what happens to the color of the egg. They brush the egg with a toothbrush to see how well they can remove any stains.
Pre-K - 2nd Health 9 Views 9 Downloads
Pop Up Smiling!
Students research information on how to maintain oral health. They create informational pop-up books with instructions on proper dental health care. Afterward, they draw and construct relevant pop-up illustrations to demonstrate techniques and motivate others to pursue good dental hygiene.
1st - 6th Health 3 Views 3 Downloads
Dental Chemistry Analogy
After taking in background information on teeth, marble, eggshell, and fluoride, chemistry aces design an experiment. Their goal is to demonstrate whether or not fluoride has a similar effect on marble or eggshell as it does on tooth enamel.
9th - 12th Science 15 Views 30 Downloads
Lessons for Children’s Dental Health Month
Students learn about dental health. In this dental health lesson, students relate the eggshell to the enamel of the tooth. Students experiment with four drinks to see the effects on the tooth. Students listen to books about dental health.
K Health 15 Views 33 Downloads
Dental Health, K-6
Students conduct experiments to conclude that certain foods and liquids cause tooth decay. Students continue to understand the importance of brushing and proper oral hygiene. Throughout the experiments, students record observations. Students connect observations and draw conclusions about food and tooth decay.
K - 6th Health 4 Views 24 Downloads
Be Kind to Your Teeth
What kinds of food can be bad for your teeth? Kindergartners and first graders explore dental health with an interactive science inquiry. Given a choice of foods such as celery, cake, and milk, kids choose which ones are better for their teeth than others.
K - 2nd Health 18 Views 31 Downloads