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Tooth Sight Word Activity

Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? If you are looking for themed resources to add to your lesson plans, grab this free Tooth Sight Word Activity!

Reading activities like this one are a fun way for your kindergarteners to practice reading common words and those that don’t follow the rules. 

Dental Health Month Sight Word Activity

I’m excited to share this activity with your because, it was my son’s idea. He helped to design and create it too.

He has loved using it to practice reading his sight words and I hope your kids will too.

Reading Activities

Getting Ready To Use The Tooth Sight Word Activity:

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What’s Included:

  • Tooth to Feed
  • Toothpaste Sight Word Cards

What Else Is Needed:

  • White Card Stock 
  • Scissors 
  • Paper Bag or Cardboard Box
  • Glue


To get this sight word activity ready for your kids, fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

Next, download and print the tooth and toothpaste cards on white card stock.

Dental Health Month Literacy Activity

Then, laminate and cut all the pieces apart. 

Finally, tape or glue the tooth onto a paper bag or cardboard box and cut out the mouth. 

How To Use The Tooth Sight Word Activity:

For this word activity, your kids will select a toothpaste card. They will then read the word on it as they put it in the tooth.

Word Work Activity

If your children have just begun learning sight words, start with just four or five cards. After they learn those words, you can add a few more.

You can continue adding more every time your kindergarteners play until they have learned the whole set.

This will help your kids gain confidence in their reading ability without getting overwhelmed.  

If you have students who know all the sight words, you can challenge them to use the words in sentences or put them in the tooth in alphabetical order. 

Sight Word Activity

This Tooth Sight Word Activity is a fun word work resource for you to add to your lesson plans for National Children’s Dental Health Month.

More Tooth Activities for Kids:

There are many other activities that you kids can do for National Children’s Dental Health Month. You can read books like these:

Just Going to the Dentist by Mercer Mayer

Pete the Cat and the Lost Tooth by James Dean

All about Teeth by Mari Schuh

You can also pair this activity with more themed resources like these:

Tooth Fairy Writing Activity

Tooth Fairy Letter Search Activity

Dental Health Emergent Reader from 123 Homeschool 4 Me

You May Also Like These Building Blocks Sight Word Cards:

Do your kids love building with blocks as much as mine do? Then, they are going to have so much fun with these Building Blocks Sight Word Cards!

With these cards and building blocks, your students will practice reading, building, and spelling their sight words.

Click on the picture to learn more about this activity and purchase the Building Blocks Sight Word Cards!

Download the Tooth Sight Word Activity:

To get this sight word activity for your kids to use, fill out the form below with your name and email address. 



Thursday 16th of February 2023

These are so cute! My students will love it!

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