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Teeth Cleaning Monster

Challenge: Bathroom Routines: Brushing my teeth monster.

Resources: Items found around the house, mobile.


What can I do as a parent/carer?   

Play games, make art and craft projects that help your child to understand why brushing their teeth is important.


Choosing a toothbrush: Take your child to the shops and let them choose their own suitable toothbrush. This may help when it comes to teeth brushing time, as they will be using a brush that they have chosen. 

Play a song that encourages your child to brush their teeth, ideally one that last for two minutes which is the recommended time for teeth brushing.


Supports your child to:  

  • Understand why brushing their teeth is important.
  • Helps get your child into a routine of brushing their teeth.
  • Develops good hygiene.
  • Have healthy teeth and gums.
  • Have less visits to the dentist.


Additional Resources:

NHS - Children's teeth

2 minute teeth brushing song



Brush Up

Flatts Nursery School

Ashworth Green, Dewsbury, WF13 2SU

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