The supplement contains two weeks of lessons that are easily integrated into your curriculum and are aligned to national and state standards

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Lesson Objectives
1. What Do Mouths Do? Stories and games teach structures and functions of the mouth.
2. Open Wide! What's Inside? Hands-on activities enrich activity one.
3. Let's Investigate Tooth Decay. Investigate the process of tooth decay, using apples as models.
4. What Lives Inside Your Mouth? By play-acting and story reading discover bacteria's role in decay.
5. What Keeps Your Mouth Healthy? Interactive games and a story identify healthy behaviors.
6. What Have You Learned About the Mouth? Reflect on lessons learned.