Oral Health Curricula and Teaching Tools for Classroom instruction

American Dental Association

American Dental Association's National Children's Dental Health Month

February is National Children's Dental Health Month.  It is a month-long observance to raise awareness about the importance of oral health.  For this program, we offer additional on-line resources that appeal to elementary and high school children.  Learn more about the program.

Smile Smarts Dental Health Curriculum: 

Smile Smarts! is dental health curriculum for preschool through grade eight students offering flexible, modular lesson plans, support materials, hands-on classroom demonstrations, student activity sheets, and suggestions for future dental health activities. Review the curriculum.

Shining Smiles! ----------  for children ages 4-7

A Lifetime of Healthy Smiles! ----- for 2nd and 3rd grade students

Teeth to Treasure --------- for 4th through 6th grade students

Watch Your Mouth! ---------- for 7th and 8th grade students

Colgate Oral Health Curricula, Activities and Resources for Teachers

Printable teacher guides; Activities; Classroom videos; Additional printable materials

National Children’s Oral Health Foundation

Toothfairy Island Curriculum: Prenatal – High school (Spanish and English)

Teacher in a box 

Not free and pricing discounts for educators

American Academy of Pediatrics

HealthyChildren.org - Oral Health [an American Academy of Pediatrics Web site for families]