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I Can Do a Lot to Keep My Teeth Healthy: Brush My Teeth

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Title:

I Can Do a Lot to Keep My Teeth Healthy: Brush My Teeth

URL:

https://www.mchoralhealth.org/ohmdkids/pdf/Lesson%203/Main%20Lesson/3_Lesson.pdf

Content Source:

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National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center
Type: Lesson/Unit Plan

Overview:

Children will learn about the type of toothbrush to use for brushing teeth, how to recognize an old toothbrush, the best times for brushing their teeth, and whether it is okay to share a toothbrush. Children will receive instructions on how to brush their teeth and a demonstration of proper toothbrushing techniques, and, after that, the class will brush their teeth together.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: K
K.1.4) Explain why healthy behaviors such as brushing teeth and getting adequate sleep are important.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: K
K.6.1) Define a goal and identify several potential age- appropriate, short-term health goals.

Examples: brushing teeth daily, meeting or achieving ARI reading goal

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 1
1.1.4) Explain rationale for not sharing hygiene products.

Examples: combs, brushes, toothbrushes

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 2
2.1.1) Describe behaviors that enhance physical and mental health.

Tags: brush, mouth, oral health, teeth, toothbrush
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Author: Ginger Aaron-Brush