The ADA has come up with a very clever and fun way to teach children about dental health. The link here provides coloring sheets, a story, connect the dots, and other projects that have facts about dental health. Not only are the sheets informative, but they are also nice to help target fine motor and visual motor skills, as well as reading comprehension. #americadentalassociation #nationalchildren39 #sdentalhealthmonth #otactivities #awareness #communityresources #crafts #de
February is also National Children's Dental Health Month. The American Dental Association works hard each to promote good dental health for all children in America. Tom's of Maine released the great infographic above, with a lot of interesting facts about childhood dental health. We didn't know a lot of the facts listed above! The ADA also has released a fun activity pack for kids to help promote better dental health. You can download the packet here. A lot of the activities
This morning on www.teacherspayteachers.com, we came across a very cool handout about occupational therapy. The PDF is free to download, and is a great resource for explaining occupational therapy in a school setting. The link will take you directly to the PDF download page.
The website is also full of other fun activities, some of which are free. We'll be featuring teacherpayteachers.com a few more times, but also want to encourage people to explore the site on their own.