Dental Health Education: Lesson Planning and Implementation / Edition 1

Dental Health Education: Lesson Planning and Implementation / Edition 1

by Lori Gagliardi
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838515746

ISBN-13: 9780838515747

Pub. Date: 10/20/1998

Publisher: Pearson

The only text combining general dental health information and lesson plans for the elementary classroom, Dental Health Education addresses both the roles of the dental health educator and the needs of children today. Including lesson plans, visual aids, additional supplemental material, and tips on integrating dental health into both academic

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The only text combining general dental health information and lesson plans for the elementary classroom, Dental Health Education addresses both the roles of the dental health educator and the needs of children today. Including lesson plans, visual aids, additional supplemental material, and tips on integrating dental health into both academic curricula and into the community, this unique text is a necessity for anyone teaching oral health to grade school children.

    Features:
  • Engaging visual aids accompany the lesson plans.
  • Background information and objectives for each lesson plan.
  • Guided practice activities reinforce the subjects covered.
  • Section targeting children with exceptional needs.
  • Lesson plans including time frames focus instructors and students on important information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838515747
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
10/20/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
209
Product dimensions:
8.34(w) x 10.99(h) x 0.62(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Sect. 1Before You Begin1
Community Dental Health Education3
Multicultural Issues in Dental Health7
Teaching Methods9
Classroom Presentation13
Classroom Management17
Sect. 2Planning and Implementing a Dental Health Lesson Plan19
The Use of Fluoride27
The Importance of Plaque Control39
Toothbrushing for Good Oral Health49
Flossing for Good Oral Health59
Nutrition and Healthy Teeth67
Dental Safety and Oral Injury Prevention79
Anti-tobacco Lessons89
The Dental Office Visit105
Last Visit; Wrap Up and Review121
Children With Special Needs135
Sect. 3Creating a Community Outreach Program145
Dental Health Fair147
Parent Education Meeting153
Sect. 4Integrating Dental Health Education into the Classroom168
Hints to Help Integrate the Dental Program into the Academic Curriculum169
Visual Aids173
Appendix: Additional Resources183
Recommended Dental Titles205
Glossary207
Bibliography209

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