Varied Abilities: Youth with Disabilities - Dental Hygiene

by  McMillen Health

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Students will get to see firsthand how certain habits can cause tooth
decay and why it's so important to have good dental hygiene and what that looks
like. Participants will have the
opportunity to practice getting the correct
amount of toothpaste, brushing, and flossing. Students will help to sort foods
that may harm and benefit the health of their teeth.

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About This Program


Point to Point: $210.00
Point to Point Premium: $195.00

Schedule 5 of the same program on the same day and one will be free! Please include a purchase order number when you submit a reservation. Bridging fees will be paid by the customer. An invoice will be sent after successful delivery of each program. A 1.5% late charge will be added 30 days after the invoice date. Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours prior to your confirmed videoconference date to avoid billing. Payment is due in full upon receipt of the invoice. Checks should be made to McMillen Health in US Dollars. Non-payment will result in the denial of further registration from your organization.


45 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12Public Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:

For optimum interactivity, we suggest no more than 35 students but there is no absolute maximum.

Primary Disciplines

Family & Consumer Science, Health/Physical Education

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)

Booking Information

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

A full fee will be charged to sites that cancel with less than 24 hours notice. We will not charge for programs cancelled due to natural causes or if there are technical problems that do not allow a connection.

About This Provider

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McMillen Health

Fort Wayne, IN
United States

McMillen Health provides health education to over 60,000 youth and adults a year. Our professional health educators are experts in the health education field and are prepared to answer any questions your students can think of! Create excitement and encourage youth to make healthy lifestyle choices when you participate in one of our programs. When you partner with McMillen Health, we provide up-to-date, engaging and fun-filled programs that were developed to align with the National Health Education Standards and the Indiana Health and Wellness Standards. Our programs add to, and reinforce, your lesson plans. Schedule 4 programs in one day and receive the 5th free!

Twila Smith

Program Details


1. This program begins with talking why we need teeth and the different types of teeth we have.
2. We then do an activity explain how plaque builds up and sugar sticks to it. So, it is important to brush our teeth.
3. We then go over how to properly brush our teeth and practice.
4. We talk about visiting the dentist and how they help keep our teeth clean and healthy.
5. Then we talk about different types of foods that are good for our teeth.
6. The participants will then have a chance to take pretend food and put it in a healthy mouth or an unhealthy mouth.


Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:

1. Students will recognize proper dental habits for everyday care.
2. Students will demonstrate proper flossing and brushing techniques.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

National Health Education Standards 1, 5, 6, 7.
Visit www.mcmillenhealth.org for more information or call (888) 240-7268.

State Standards

Please see our website at www.mcmillenhealth.org for the alignment to the Indiana Health and Wellness Standards as well as the US National Health Education Standards.