The following resources offer exciting, current and highly usable dental health curriculum ideas:
Smile Smarts! is an oral health curriculum for preschool through grade eight students that offers flexible, modular lesson plans, support materials, hands-on classroom demonstrations, student activity sheets, and suggestions for further oral health activities. This online curriculum is available from the American Dental Association.
The American Dental Association’s Classroom Ideas & Resources also provides a wealth of dental health education materials. Be sure to visit the Games and Puzzle’s section for online, interactive learning.
For more dental health classroom tools, visit the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services' Head Start Dental Health Curriculum.
Toothfairy Island offers games, puzzles, videos, worksheets, and more. Each lesson builds on a future lesson.
Education World has compiled a free dental lesson plan, as well as links to a variety of dental education ideas.
Open Wide and Trek Inside is a curriculum supplement developed by NIDCR and NIH office of Science Education. The site focuses on grades 1-2 and goes beyond the normal "brushing and flossing." There is also a section that offers activities for students.