Dyson Award season is rolling around again, showcasing the work of young engineers and designers from around the globe. Here's one French entrant aimed at teaching kids how to wash their hands in a hygienic manner without wasting water, while trying to make it as fun as possible. The 3D-printed TipTapTop might end up being an incredibly annoying thing to have in your bathroom, but the way it goes about its job is quite clever. TipTapTop is a water balloon-sized, 3D-printed gadget that attaches to the tap faucet in your bathroom. Once it's attached, you turn the taps on and let it manage the water flow.
How to Make Handwashing Fun for Children
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Soapy the Germinator teaches kids about germs and hand washing in this video. They'll learn how, why, and when to wash their hands. Please preview the Closed Captioning CC to ensure it is appropriate for your students. These captions are provided by the video publisher and may not represent the spoken content. Little Brainwaves Investigate: Animals.
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When done properly, good hand hygiene can be one of the simplest and most effective ways to help you avoid getting sick. October 15th is Global Handwashing Day , an annual global advocacy day dedicated to increasing awareness around this very issue. Understanding the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent diseases, and making clear the link between handwashing and food is an integral part of this day. The correct routine should allow for a minimum of 20 seconds, and includes the following steps:.