3. Demonstrate how to wash your hands

10 Hand Washing tricks for your child

4. Try creating ‘glitter germs’

This is a great way to teach kids about germs and how easily they are spread. Pour glitter onto your kid’s hands, pour some water over to wash their hands and let them dry their hands on a towel. Afterwards explain to them how some germs will still remain if their hands are not washed properly.

10 Hand Washing tricks for your child10 Hand Washing tricks for your child

5. Sing fun songs while you wash hands

There are lots of fun songs available on the internet like:

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Twinkle, twinkle little star.
Look how clean my two hands are.
Soap and water, wash and scrub.
Get those germs off, rub-a-dub.
Twinkle, twinkle little star.
Look how clean my two hands are.

OR you can just create your own like we did…

Our version of Ice Ice Baby:

Wash Wash Wash your hands…

Stop. And think about your hygiene.

Wash your hands and make them squeaky clean.

Wash Wash Wash your hands…