The classroom is a great place to teach dental care and oral health to kids. Help children learn the healthy habits that bring a bright smile and a bright future with this simple dental hygiene curriculum. Teachers have access to dental care material to encourage students to learn how to take care of their mouth and teeth.
Printable Teacher Guides
Download our engaging, activity-based program guide to help you integrate oral health in your classroom.
These activities encourage your students to team up with Dr. Rabbit and the Tooth Defenders and become superheroes in protecting their own bright smiles!
- Bright Smiles Word Search (Ages 10-12) (PDF) (520 KB)
- Bright Smiles Crossword Puzzle (Ages 8-9) (PDF) (560 KB)
- Bright Smiles Word Match (Ages 5-7) (PDF) (794 KB)
- Tooth Defender! Maze Challenge (PDF) (5.28 MB)
- Dr. Rabbit & the Tooth Defenders How It All Began Storybook (for Grades K-1) – SPANISH (PDF) (3.9 MB)
- Dr. Rabbit & the Tooth Defenders How It All Began Storybook (for Grades K-1) – ENGLISH (PDF) (3.6 MB)
- Dr. Rabbit Meets a Brushalotamus Storybook Storybook (for PreK - Head Start) (50.2 MB)
- Dr. Rabbit and Friends Collection of Songs (Music) (19.5 MB)
- App-tastic Adventures with Dr. Rabbit Lesson (For Pre-K) (PDF) (2.56 MB)
- App-tastic Adventures in Tooth Defense Lesson (For Grades K-1) (PDF) (2.99 MB)
Additional Printable Materials
Check out other downloadable educational materials great for teaching and learning the basics of oral health care.
- B is For Brushing Classroom Poster (PDF) (8.76 MB)
- S is For Smile Classroom Poster (PDF) (21.8 MB)
- Oral Care Milestones Handout (for Pre-K) – ENGLISH (PDF) (2.69 MB)
- Oral Care Milestones Handout (for Pre-K) – SPANISH (PDF) (2.8 MB)
- Tooth Defenders Know How to Brush Classroom Poster (For Grades K-1) (PDF) (3.1 MB)
- Tooth Defenders Storybook Classroom Flip Chart (PDF) (47.3 MB)
Request a BSBF Classroom Kit
If you are an educator of kids in grades K-1, you may request a Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Kindergarten Classroom Kit. The multi-media kit includes a video, posters, storybooks, curriculum, parent take-homes and Colgate Kid's toothbrush and toothpaste samples for each student.