Getting Kids Excited About Teeth
Reading about the tooth fairy and studying dental health can be exciting for young children. Parents and educators can foster this enthusiasm and turn it into a lifelong positive habit of taking excellent care of their teeth.
by Loren I. Charles
Join the children in this book on a trip to the dentist. Going to the dentist can be fun, especially if you use addition to help you find answers to questions like these: How many teeth do you have? How many times should you floss your teeth each week? Make your next trip to the dentist an adventure with addition. 32pp.
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The Common Core State Standards clearly outline what is expected of students at each grade level. The Common Core State Standards can be found at www.corestandards.org/
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