#76 - Cousin Ruth's Tooth by Amy MacDonald

Cousin Ruth's tooth is missing, and no one can find it. The Fister family searches high and low - and in the most ridiculous places. “Check the hatbox! Check the cat box! Look inside the VCR!”  Finally, after days of searching, Cousin Ruth announces that she has found her tooth. A new one is growing in!

Suggested Activity: Flossing Teeth

Use empty egg cartons to represent teeth. Cut pieces of yarn for the children to practicing flossing teeth. Discuss the importance of flossing teeth daily.

Curriculum Area: Fine Motor Skills (controls small muscles in hands, coordinates eye-hand movement, uses tools for writing and drawing)

Appropriate Age Group
: 4 and up