K.2 Five Senses

K.2 The student will investigate and understand that humans have senses that allow them to seek,find, take in, and react or respond to information in order to learn about their surroundings.
Key concepts include
a) the five senses and corresponding sensing organs; and
b) sensory descriptors used to describe common objects and phenomena.

Research Resources:

National Geographic Young Explorers – 5 Senses at the Beach & 5 Senses at the Fair
Sid the Science Kid
Magic School Bus – Hearing
5 Senses
Fabulous Five Flipchart (If you have difficulty opening, make sure you have the most recent version of Inspire)
Which Sense.pxi
Smell or Hear.pxi
What Part.pxi

Henrico 21 Lessons:
Scientists Use Senses
Texture