Do you have kids? If you do, then you know that taking care of their teeth is one of your top priorities. Teaching them about dental health is a great way to start them on the right track, you’ll love this list of dental health books for kids to help get the job done.
These books are packed with information that will help your kids learn all about proper dental hygiene. They’ll learn how to brush their teeth properly, why it’s important to floss, and much more.
Plus, they’re lots of fun to read – so your kids will be excited to learn about dental health and how to take care of their own teeth. Keep reading to find the best book for you.
Teaching kids about healthy food and habits? I have fun activities, printables, and more, on this list of Health and Hygiene for Kids.
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Recommended Dental Health Activity Kits
It would be easier to teach kids about dental hygiene with these activity kits. Check out this Montessori-inspired Dental Care Pack that comes with a teeth model and cool flashcards or if you have an early learner, the Dental Health Sensory Bin will be perfect. Both are very useful during a homeschool dental health science lesson.
How can we take good care of our teeth?
When it comes to dental health, there are a few key things to keep in mind. First and foremost, it is important to brush and floss regularly. Since it’s so hard to get our kids to brush regularly, let’s teach them why they need this healthy habit.
It helps to remove plaque and bacteria from your teeth and gums, and will also help to prevent cavities. No one wants to have a needle pushed into their gums if they have to get cavities taken care of by the dentist.
In addition, it is important to visit your dentist regularly for checkups and cleanings. This will help to catch any problems early on and keep your child’s smile looking its best.
Finally, remember to eat a balanced diet and limit sugary snacks. All of these things will help you and your kids maintain good dental health.
If your child wants a visit from the tooth fairy, grab this printable tooth fairy letter.
Recommended Pretend Dentist Play Set
Teach kids how dentists take care of our teeth with these pretend dentist play sets. Later they’ll be excited to try and pretend to be one.
ThinkMax Dentist kit for Kids, 15 pcs Pretend Dentist Playset Toys Dentist Medical Role Play Educational Toy Doctor Playset for Girls Boys and Toddlers (Blue)OPTSPTOY 9PCS Plastic Simulation Dentist Play Set Medical Kit Pretend Toy for Kids Hygienic Habbit Cultivation Role Play Game for Children 6 Colors Simple OPP Bag Packaging (Mixed Color)YOUYA DENTAL Wooden Children’s Oral Dentistry Toy, 11PCS Wooden Dentist Doctor Nurse Kit Toys Dentist Role Pretend Play Toys Kit Dentist Medical Educational Toys Gifts for Toddler Boys and GirlsJOYIN 31Pcs Doctor Kit for Kids, Pretend Play Toys, Educational Dentist Medical Kit with Electronic Stethoscope, Doctor Role Play Costume, Durable Medical Dr Kit Toys for Boys Girls Ages 3+TNOIE Toy Doctor Kit for Kids, 17 Pieces Pretend Play Doctor Kit Toys, Dentist Medical Kit Role Play Toy, Educational Toy Doctor Playset for Kids Toddler Boys GirlsSTEAM Life Toy Doctor Kit for Kids Doctor Playset, 45pcs Dentist Kit for Kids Doctor Kit for Toddlers Boys Girls Pretend Play Doctor Set for Kids Dentist Toys Medical Doctor Toy Dr Kit Kids Ages 3-5-7
Did you find an engaging dental health book that will get your kids excited about brushing their teeth? It’s such an important habit to teach our kids when they are young.
Your kids will love these Dental Health Printable Activities that you can use to extend your homeschool dental health lesson so make sure to take a look at these, too.
More Health Activities
Want even more health activities, try one of these.
Healthy Meal Planning with Kids Activity by STEAMsational