Provide large poster board tooth cutouts for the easel. Invite children to use a toothbrush dipped in white paint to paint the tooth.
Give each child a plastic egg carton. Have children turn the egg carton upside down so the bumps are teeth. Give each child a toothbrush and squirt some shaving cream onto the "teeth." Invite children to brush the teeth.
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