Dental Care

Dental Care Day 3: Dental Care

Dental Care Day 3: Dental Care

Today is our last day of our Dental Care unit study.  We did a couple of experiments and learned how to brush and floss properly.  Both the boys and I actually learned a lot during this unit study.  I will defiantly be brushing after I drink my soda now! Dental Care Read: Brushing Teeth by Mari Schuh Flossing Teeth by Mari Schuh At the Dentistby Mari Schuh  Discuss: It is important to brush and floss your teeth every day, and visit a...

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Dental Care Day 2: Types of Teeth

Dental Care Day 2: Types of Teeth

For our second day of our Dental Care unit study we learned about the types of teeth that we have.  We made a teeth model, looked at J’s baby book to see when he got his teeth, and did some tooth fairy math.  We also saw J’s first tooth that he lost when we got out his baby book. Types of Teeth Read: All About Teeth by Mari Schuh Snacks for Healthy Teeth by Mari Schuh  Discuss: Humans have 20 baby teeth and then at age 6 or 7...

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Dental Care Day 1: Tooth Anatomy

Dental Care Day 1: Tooth Anatomy

We focused on tooth anatomy for the first day of our Dental Care Unit Study.  We made a tooth diagram, did some math, and made a tooth snack.  My toddler liked a lot of the activities that we did today too, so it can be fun for many ages. Tooth Anatomy Read: I Know Why I Brush My Teeth by Kate Rowan Discuss: Our teeth are very important. They help ups eat and talk. It is very important to take good care of your teeth so you will have them...

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Dental Care Unit Study

Dental Care Unit Study

J lost his 4th tooth this week.  He put his tooth beside his bead for the tooth fairy, but I know that he likes to keep his teeth along with his dollar so I left the tooth.  In the morning I asked him if the tooth fairy came and he said, “Yes, and she let me keep my tooth too”!  In this Dental Care unit study we learned about types of teeth, tooth anatomy and taking care of our teeth.  I did this unit study with my 2nd grader and...

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