Think Before You Start - Discuss
How do you look after your teeth?
Do you ever have problems with your teeth? How does food affect this?Get the transcript
- Why is good oral hygiene important?
- How can people maintain good dental health?
- What are your experiences of visiting the dentist?
- What choices can you make to contribute to good dental health?
Key Words -
Can you use them in a sentence?
Dental health: the health of the mouth, teeth and gums.
Hygiene: actions that maintain health and prevent disease, especially through cleanliness.
Be The Teacher -
Fix this broken sentence!
you shud always visit the dentist regularly i did not go for too long and my toothe started hurting
Write a short letter to a dentist. What is their job like? What else might you want to ask?
Create a piece of art to show what can go wrong when not looking after your teeth and why. It’s up to you how you create it!
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