Kid's Zone: Fun Learning
Kids–follow these links to fun! Learn more about your teeth and how to take care of them with puzzles, games, and other activities.
Meet Marty. Getting ready for your first trip to the dentist? Let Marty show you what to expect so your first visit is fun.
Here are a few links that have interactive games, quizzes, and printable activities for kids.
Except taken from link above….”Congratulations, you’re almost a teenager! That means you’re on the road to taking care of your own smile. Cavities aren’t just for little kids—you can get them at any age. When you consume sugary foods, soda, juice and energy drinks, you put yourself at risk for tooth decay and gum disease. Be smart. Always brush your teeth twice a day for two minutes and floss once a day.”
This link will help you help your child understand flossing, nutrition, dental visits, losing baby teeth, etc.
Excerpt taken from link above “Take good care of your child’s baby teeth. They do eventually fall out but until they do, baby teeth play an important role in helping your child bite and chew food, and speak clearly. Many of the same treatment and evaluation options that adults have are also available to kids. These include X-rays, dental sealants, orthodontic treatment and more….”