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Dental Care

Health Matters


Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students learn five important reasons to floss. This lesson includes comprehension questions and vocabulary review activities.

  • plaque
  • gum disease
  • cavity
  • hygiene
  • floss
  • inflamed
  • costly
  • build up
  • pricey
  • swollen
  • wear down
  • tooth decay
  • gingivitis
PDF Content
  • reading
  • discussion questions
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • role-play
  • writing practice
  • discussion questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Multiple-Choice)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Type in the Blanks)
  • Writing Practice(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)