This unit includes the following 6 activities:
Toothbrush Colors: A sentence building activity for pocket charts. Students build the sentence “Here is a ________ toothbrush.” using color words: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black and pink. A recording sheet is included.
Uh-Oh! Cavity: A fun sight word game for small or whole group. Sight words included are: I, a, my, see, like, to, go, and, is, here.
Pretty Smile Letter Making: Students will use toothbrush and smile cutouts to form letters. (Similar to the wood pieces in the Handwriting Without Tears Curriculum) There is a recording sheet for students to write down the words that he/she makes.
Dental Data: A spin and tally game. Students work on making tally marks and record their data.
Open Wide: A measurement activity using unifix cubes or blocks. Students measure the length of each toothbrush and record on the recording sheet.
Roll and Cover: This is a dice game that will require two dice. Students will roll the dice, add the numbers together and cover the correct number on their mat. There are two versions of the mat included (dentist and toothfairy).