Presentation on theme: "By: Roger Humphrey Audience: 1st Grade"— Presentation transcript:
1 By: Roger Humphrey Audience: 1st Grade Personal HygieneBy: Roger HumphreyAudience: 1st Grade
2 What does personal hygiene mean? DefinitionCleanliness of the bodyTaking care of yourappearance
3 Germs can be picked up many ways! Defend Against GermsGerms can be picked up many ways!touching dirty handsthrough contaminated water and foodthrough droplets released during a cough or a sneezecontaminated surfaces
13 When should we brush our teeth? 1After Breakfast2After Lunch (if you can)3Before Bedtime
14 Why do we cut our finger nails? Germs can liveunder our fingernailsLong nails canscratch peopleIt can prevent ingrown toe nails.
15 Taking Care of Our Nails Wash around and underyour nailsCut nails regularlyYou can cut themstraight across or intoa rounded shape.It is best to cuttoenails after you havehad a bath or a shower
16 But what if I bite my nails? You may bite your nails soshort that they bleedOr the skin around the nailbecomes very red and sore.It is a hard habit to stopWe never want to put ourhands in our mouth.
17 Cool facts about nails! Fingernails grow about 2 times faster than toenails.They grow faster in summerthan winter.It doesn't hurt to cut your nailsbecause the nail is dead.Deer's antlers, horse's hoovesand bird's feathers are allmade from keratin, the sameprotein from which humannails are made.
18 “Didn’t you wear that yesterday?” Change clothes everydaySweat can build up on clothesThis sweat can cause bacteriaThat bacteria can make us sick
19 Activity Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Take a bath/shower Wash my hands Wash my faceBrush my teeth in the morningBrush my teeth before bedFloss my teethComb/Brush my hairUse deodorantUse lotion on dry skinClean fingernailsTrim fingernailsTrim toenailsClean ears
20 Now lets practice what we’ve learned! What can we do to stay clean? Washing our handsTake a bath or showerCut our nailsBrush our teethWear clean clothes