Your smile depends on simple dental care habits, such as brushing and flossing. But are you using the right techniques? Knowing how to brush your teeth is an important skill that children should learn at an early age. However, some children and even adults aren’t always doing what they should when brushing their teeth. Be sure that your kids and you are brushing the right way. always help children brush their teeth and hold the toothbrush for them. The best way for them to learn how to brush properly is for their parents, siblings, and other family members to brush with them. making brushing a fun “event” for kids can make it part of their daily routine and will help them to continue brushing properly as they grow up.There are easy ways to make brushing fun and ensure that your children are brushing for at least two minutes. Turn a song on for them to listen to while they brush. most songs on the radio are at least two minutes long sometimes longer. adults should use these tips, too, since many think they’re brushing long enough, but most actually spend less than 1 minute brushing!