To help clear the clutter, we found some great gaming options for your kids that also promote dental health (and smiles!):
- Little Dentist is a free iPhone and iPad game that puts you in the dentist’s chair. You can help patients by administrating dental check-ups. If you’re an Android user, try My Little Dentist, which even allows you to perfect the President’s smile!
- Plaque Attack helps you visualize how bacteria can affect your smile. In this computer game, you must destroy the plaque before it stains your teeth. This site also provides additional games that combine learning skills with healthy oral habits.
- The free Delta Dental Mobile App has a toothbrush timer that will have you and your kids dancing to the music as you brush for 2 minutes twice a day!
It’s easy to entertain your children with a tablet, but their time online time can also be useful. These apps can help transform gaming time into learning time.
Do you have any other app suggestions? Leave them in the comments.