Dental Health: Grades K-3
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Sheriff Tex Tooth from LearntobeHealthy.org and our health educator Suzanne will guide viewers as they learn about keeping teeth healthy at the Susan P. Byrnes Health Education Center. Using engaging activities and critical-thinking questions, this video along with the accompanying lesson plan will encourage Kindergarten through 3rd graders to make healthy choices. To learn more about dental health, try our other activities in the Decay? No Way! eLearning Kit© on LearntobeHealthy.org. (Video running time 17:45)
Students will be able to:
1. State three reasons why teeth are important.
2. State the parts of a tooth and their uses.
3. Tell why it is important to take care of teeth.
4. Explain ways to prevent cavities from forming.
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- Lesson Plan
- Answer Key
- Activity Script
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