Dental Hygiene Lesson Ideas and Resources

          • Sequence pictures of the steps involved in brushing or flossing your teeth.
          • Write social stories about brushing your teeth.
          • Use a liquid, like Agent Blue, that can help show students how effectively they have brushed their teeth.
          • Set a timer so students know how long to brush their teeth.
          • When talking about bad breath have students floss and then smell the floss.

Egg shells and teeth have something in common; both can be weakened by acid. When you put an egg in vinegar (a weak acid similar to what causes cavities), it attacks the shell, making it soft and weak. When teeth are exposed to acids in your mouth, your teeth become vulnerable to cavities.

This program provides materials that make it easy for first-grade teachers to educate their students about the importance of oral care.

Teeth stuff for kids and teachers.

Here you will find dental health songs, arts and crafts, and activity theme ideas for preschoolers!

Social Stories about brushing your teeth.

Songs and poems about dental hygiene.

Visual Picture Schedule Sample used to improve learning and understanding for a child with autism about to have oral surgery and dental anesthesia.

The Kohl's A Minute for Kids campaign is a way for Kohl's Department Stores and Dayton Children's to bring health, safety and prevention information to children and families in the region.