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Teeth: Teachers


A Free dental health kit and an online video might just be the thing to add a little shine to your dental unit.

The American Dental Association has a set of different text and video modules devoted to kids' dental health. For a bit of fun, check out the “7 Toothbrushing Tunes”!

The NIH has a Curriculum Supplement for Elementary School called Open Wide and Trek Inside! that focuses on the science of the oral environment, and major scientific concepts relating to oral health.

How are teeth and diet related? Explore these lesson plans!

The Washington Department of Health offers “Tooth Tutor,” a simplified oral health curriculum for grades K-12. Includes background information for teachers and classroom activities organized by grade.

Learn about the structure and function of teeth on this site. Includes vocabulary and experiments for students. Appropriate for grades 4-8.

Take a look at these K-5 oral health lesson plans from Scholastic.

The Smile Smarts Dental Health Curriculum from the ADA is divided into units for grades K-8.

This "eggsperiment" helps students understand why brushing is so important.

Learn about teeth with these engaging Magic School Bus and e-learning interactives.

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