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|Title of Project: Mr. Clean Mouth (Shoebox) by Baily Busby
Purpose of the Project: This shoebox is a model of a mouth to teach students
the correct way to brush and floss their teeth.
Description of the Project: This is a shoebox that is a model of a mouth for
students to practice brushing and flossing teeth the correct way. I have simply cut
out teeth using a box cutter and white paint to paint the teeth white.
CSHE Area that this project aligns with: Physical Activity and Personal Health
GLE(s): ME1A2: Identify and show good oral hygiene (e.g. brushing, flossing,
Developmentally appropriate grade or grade-range: K-2
Equipment/Items needed to make this project:
1 shoebox with lid attached on one side, black puff or fabric paint, white acrylic
paint, toothbrush, sponge brush, white yarn for floss
1. Use box cutter to cut teeth in the lid and lower part of the box for bottom
2. Paint the teeth cut outs white using white acrylic paint and a
3. Paint "Mr. Clean Mouth" on the top of the box with black puff/fabric paint.
4. Place toothbrush and yarn for brushing and flossing in shoebox for storage.
Cost to make the project: $3.18; 45 minutes (dry time included)
Actual cost to purchase a version of the project: $39.95
Photo below of top of mouth
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