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The Tooth of the matter is October is National Dental Hygiene. While that has “All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth” playing in my head, I know some with be using this month to emphasize proper tooth brushing with kids. This post pulls a few resources to add a little music to the brushing.

1) Here are a couple of samples of songs from Songs for Teaching:

2) The University of Michigan School of Dentistry has a collection of book titles, worksheets, songs, and games for a variety of ages.

3) 1dental,com has three easy partner songs of “Are Your Teeth Clean & White (to: “Do Your Ears Hang Low”), “Got My Toothpaste” (to: “Twinkle, Twinkle”), and “I’ve Been Brushing” (to: “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad”).

4) Weideman Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics  has a list of 5 more additional partner songs including two for their seahorse mascot. They also have other fun resources worth checking out.

Do you have a favorite song about toothbrushing or dental care? Share it below!