Classroom Resources

Virtual Lesson Plans



Utilize primary and secondary sources to discuss elements of culture and cultural diffusion.

Herbivores, Omnivores, Carnivores | GRADE K

Observe and compare teeth from different animals to talk about shapes, patterns, and diets.


The Tooth Fairy

Write your letter to the tooth fairy and draw what you think the tooth fairy really looks like!

Visiting the Dentist

Learn about going to the dentist with Dr. P and then color and create your own dental team!

Healthy Foods

Learn about the different food groups and what you should eat to keep your mouth healthy!

Design your own Toothpaste

Create your own toothpaste brand by designing a toothpaste tube.

Storytelling with Dental Art

Create your own stories about oral health and dentistry.

Tooth Anatomy Crossword

Learn about all the different parts of the tooth!

Orthodontics Word Search

Try to find these words related to the orthodontic specialty.

Alpha-Bite Book

An alphabetical journey through the chompers of the animal kingdom.

Monster Mouths Coloring Page

Have fun counting teeth while coloring monsters!

Inspiring the Future Coloring Page

Color the tooth of the future!

Everyone Deserves a Healthy Smile Coloring Page

Celebrate your diverse interests by coloring these healthy teeth!

Healthy Smiles for Autism

Oral hygiene tips for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Trade Card Collection Coloring Book

Color different dental trade cards from the NMD collection!

BCDS-UMSOD History Coloring Book

Color the different buildings used in the history of the world’s first dental college!

Online Learning


Explore the many activities found in Mouthie’s Laboratory!

Origami Tooth

Grab a piece of paper and follow the video instructions to make your own tooth!

Doc Holliday Quiz

Explore our online exhibit and then test your knowledge with this quiz on the infamous Wild West dentist.

Dental History Repositories

Want to learn more about dental history? Check out this list of dental history collections from the Sindecuse Museum of Dentistry.

Historic Dental Journals

Search through over 10,000 historic dental journals from around the world.


Take advantage of all the free resources the American Dental Association has to offer.

Oral Health Education from Colgate

Check out oral health education resources for all ages!

Smithsonian Learning Lab

Learn all about teeth with digital resources from the SI Learning Lab.

Open Wide

A kids podcast about dentistry featuring the museum’s Assistant Director.

YouTube Recommendations

Take advantage of all the free resources the American Dental Association has to offer.

Pokemon Smile

By using your smart device’s camera to play the game, learn good oral health habits while going on an adventure!

Fact Sheets!

Braces Fact Sheet

Answer the question, “who needs braces?” with this helpful fact sheet.

Vaping: How it affects your mouth

Learn about the affect of vaping on your mouth and overall health.


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