TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

Activity 1C: The Parts of the Tooth

Hand each student a picture of the cross-section of a tooth titled “The Parts of the Tooth.” Have the students label the parts of the cross-section of a tooth. Next discuss the functions of each part. Students take notes on the parts of a tooth and their function. 
 
Keywords: 

Anatomy, tooth, nerve, blood vessel, periodontal ligament, enamel, dentin, pulp, gingiva, gum, alveolar bone, crown, root, cementum

 

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Activity Code: 
1C
Unit Reference: 
Watch Your Mouth
Lesson Reference: 
Lesson 1: Normal Anatomy of the Healthy Mouth