Five Senses Lesson Inquiry Lab Activity - Senses Stations for High School

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10th - 12th, Homeschool
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This 9-station student-directed lab is a great low-prep activity for Anatomy or upper-level Biology students to learn about the anatomy and physiology of the senses including hearing, vision, touch, balance, taste, and smell. Student instructions, lab worksheets, and diagrams are all included.

*Student worksheets are now also included in digital format for use in Google Classroom or or any other online platforms that use Google Slides.

Senses and terms addressed:

Touch- Two-point discrimination, free nerve endings, hair follicle receptors, Pacinian corpuscles, Ruffini's corpuscles, Merkel's disks, Meissner's corpuscles, thermoreceptors, accomodation

Smell- Olfactory epithelium, olfactory bulb, cilia, accomodation, olfactory fatigue

Taste- Gustation, papillae, filiform, fungiform, foliate, circumvallate taste buds

Vision- rods, L-cones, M-cones, S-cones, dichromacy, sex-linked trait, blind spot, cornea, aqueous humor, lens, fovea centralis, retina, hyperopia, myopia

Hearing- ear drum, malleus, incus, stapes, frequency of sound, age-related hearing loss

Balance- endolymph, semicircular canals, relationship between vision and balance

*PLEASE NOTE: This resource is also included in my Nervous System and Full Human Anatomy and Physiology Curriculum.

Included in this resource:

-1 page of teacher directions w/ set-up and materials list

-9 stations for testing physiology of senses (background information and procedures are provided for each station)

*See the PREVIEW link above for specific information about each station

-Diagrams for additional information

-1 student packet with discussion questions for assessment of understanding (printable and digital versions included)

Answer keys

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Total Pages
15 pages
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Teaching Duration
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NGSSHS-LS1-2
Develop and use a model to illustrate the hierarchical organization of interacting systems that provide specific functions within multicellular organisms. Emphasis is on functions at the organism system level such as nutrient uptake, water delivery, and organism movement in response to neural stimuli. An example of an interacting system could be an artery depending on the proper function of elastic tissue and smooth muscle to regulate and deliver the proper amount of blood within the circulatory system. Assessment does not include interactions and functions at the molecular or chemical reaction level.

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