Brushing Teeth Lesson
I begin my brushing teeth lesson with a worksheet to see how much my students know about the topic. I go over the answers to the worksheet. I emphasize the importance of brushing teeth. They need to be brushed because we want them to be clean and avoid cavities.
I actually bring in the actual toothbrush and the toothpaste. These are the items needed for teeth brushing.
I do go over healthy and unhealthy foods for your teeth.
Healthy foods for your teeth are:
Unhealthy foods for your teeth are:
Worksheet for this part of the lesson is included at the bottom of this page.
Then, I present the steps of teeth brushing:
- Pick up the toothbrush.
- Wet the brush.
- Put paste on the brush.
- Brush the top row of teeth.
- Brush the bottom row of teeth.
- Rinse teeth with water.
- Rinse the brush.
Here are the free worksheets:
Brushing Teeth Worksheet for Students
Healthy and Unhealthy Foods for Teeth Exercise
Tooth Brushing Sequence
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