Books are a great way to teach children about the importance of Dental Health! While these books are wonderful to share through the year, February in particular is a great time to learn more about Dental health. Brush up on your knowledge of Dental health by sharing a fun book with your preschooler all about Dental Health.
For activity ideas related to this theme be sure to check out my free Dental health Lesson Planning Page!
Informational books offer a wonderful opportunity for children to learn more about a topic and to teach children from a young age that information can be obtained by reading. I Want to Be a Dentist explores the career of a Dentist; learning more about this profession can also help ease fears about going to the dentist.
Leave it to George to make a visit to the Dentist fun!
If you're a Curious George fan you know you can expect a bit of mischievousness on the side. When you take your child to the dentist use this story to ease fears. Each step of the way compare your experience to George's to get a little smile and even a giggle or two.
Have you ever wondered what it would be like if animals brushed their teeth? Explore the silliness of lions, hippos, monkeys and more engaging in dental hygiene...then go practice!
Crocodiles are well-known for their toothy smiles. All those teeth...what's a croc to do when they need to see the dentist?
How would it feel being a dentist in charge of helping a crocodile with their teeth? See the issue from both sides in this tale.
It's understandable that children can have big fears about going to the dentist...with all those tools and a bit of unknown.
At the core, Dentists are there to help! Supporting your preschooler in learning more about these community helpers can help them feel better about going to the dentist.
We know it's important to take care of our teeth, still there's so much more to learn about this important part of our bodies!
This Seuss book is a great way to introduce new ideas about teeth and inspire children to learn more about their importance. If this book leaves your preschooler with more questions be sure to reach for informational books or websites or even ask your own dentist!
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I hope you found a good book or two about Dental health, if you're looking for more suggestions be sure to visit my bookshop.
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