American Association of Orthodontists
The American Association of Orthodontists is a professional association of educationally qualified orthodontic specialists dedicated to advancing the art and science of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. Their website offers information on the benefits of orthodontic treatment and addresses frequently asked questions about orthodontic care.
American Dental Association
The American Dental Association (ADA) is the professional association of dentists dedicated to serving both the public and the profession of dentistry. Visit their Mouth Healthy Kids section of their website for interactive videos, games and other learning tools designed educate children and parents on the benefits of good dental health.
This site offers information for upper elementary students on teeth and gums, cavities, prevention, braces and more. The section entitled "Experiments and Activities" provides some interesting experiments for kids in grades four to six.
Kids can sing and dance with The Sparkles, save Sparkle City from the Rough & Rot Riders and create original artwork. The Crest "Eggsperiment" is a great at-home science project that demonstrates how bacteria can cause tooth decay.
Kids Stuff Dental
The American Dental Hygienists’ Association hosts this fact-filled site on dental health for elementary kids. The Common Questions section offers dental FAQs and an email opportunity if your question isn’t answered on the site. Interactive games include Visiting the Dental Hygienist and After School Treats that promote healthy choices for good oral health.
Colgate No Cavities Club House
Visit Dr. Rabbit’s No Cavities Club House where children can tour the world and learn about dental health through games and activities designed for the primary elementary set. The site provides a printable tooth brushing chart, fun facts on oral hygiene, a chance to find a secret message from the tooth fairy, and activities that promote healthful snacking.