Healthy Habits Activity For Toddlers: Toothbrush Holder

Create a simple, recycled, and functional toothbrush holder! Teaching your toddler to brush their teeth can be mundane, but it can be made fun by using creative accessories. Create fun bathroom accessories to help make brushing enticing for them. Allow them to get creative and messy in this activity. Watch the video below to get a step-by-step on creating your healthy habits toothbrush holder.

 
Parental Involvement: High

Duration: 30 minutes

Skills Acquired: Discovery, Creativity, Explore

Materials

  1. Reused plastic bottle
  2. Paint
  3. Knife
  4. Masking tape

Instructions For Healthy Habits Toothbrush Holder Activity

  • Cut your plastic bottle in half.
  • Use masking tape to cover the sharp edge of the bottle.
  • Dip your fingers in paint and decorate the holder.

Your toothbrush holder is ready!

A toothbrush holder is one of the easiest and hygienic ways to store the toothbrush and toothpaste. Talk to your child about storing the toothbrush once they have brushed their teeth.

This holder can even be used to hold pencils, spoons, miniature toys, or anything at all!

Using the fingers to paint the holder exercises fine motor and stimulates the creativity of your toddler. Decorate the holder using paint, shells, and other little trinkets.

Activity by Vishwajeet