A brief history of teeth

How many teeth do humans have? Delve into this cultural history of teeth that will tell you all you need to know – from brushing with twigs, to teeth whitening and the search for the perfect smile.

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  1. Choose your favourite fact you learnt from the video and make a flashcard about it. Don’t forget to include a picture!
  2. Write a fantasy story about somebody who goes to the dentist and has a frightening experience – but not one they quite expect.