Learn about taking care of your teeth with Pepper the Badger! 


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Marshall Molar's Mighty Teeth Tips

Teeth Tip #1

Brushing twice a day with fluoride toothpaste and visiting your dentist twice a year can help you stay cavity free!

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Teeth Tip #2

Remember to brush for more than 2 minutes every day, morning and night.

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Teeth Tip #3

For healthy teeth, floss once a day. It’s best to floss before brushing to remove plaque and loosen gunk from the tooth surface.

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Teeth Tip #4

Sports related injuries account for about 5 million lost teeth per year. Play it safe and wear a mouthguard.

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Teeth Tip #5

Instead of pop, choose beverages like milk, which help strengthen teeth and build stronger enamel, to give you a healthy, beautiful smile!

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Teeth Tip #6

Swap old tooth brushes for new ones every 2 to 3 months.

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Teeth Tip #7

Teeth are made of enamel, the hardest substance in the human body. But they need your help to stay healthy and strong.

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Teeth Tip #8

Chewing sugar-free gum after meals and snacks helps reduce the acid level in your mouth which can damage the enamel on your teeth.

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Downloadable Activity Pages

GFK Mouthguard Kids Sheets
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GrinforKids Activity Sheet

Tooth Brushing Timer

Play this video while you're brushing your teeth so you know when you are done!


Make sure you brush your teeth 2 times a day for 2 minutes!

Additional Resources for Parents and Teachers

Healthy Smile Learning

Here you can find videos, resources, and classroom curriculum developed by Delta Dental and Arizona PBS all about having a healthy smile!


More Resources From PBS Kids

Free videos, interactives, lesson plans, and more just for you!


The Big Authority on Little Teeth

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry


Brushing Is Fun Videos

The earlier children learn about taking care of their teeth, the better!