Dental health and safety in 'bite size' easy-to-remember pieces! This activity challenges students to assess their dental health and safety practices. The student checklist could be used as the basis of a mini lesson on dental health.
Mini Lesson Procedure:
Introduce the lesson topic by asking students to share how they take care of and protect their teeth. Write their responses on the board. Also ask students to also share foods or practices that could harm their teeth.
Ask students to share rules they would suggest for dental health.
Have students complete the Dental Health and Safety Star activity.
Ask them to share their responses and what they learned.
Use this crossword puzzle as a follow up activity: Use the Healthy Teeth and Happy Smiles