Let's Explore Our Senses

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4th - 8th, Homeschool
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45 pages
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Let’s Explore Our Senses

Get ready to use all of your senses as you explore the 6 different senses of smell, sight, hearing, taste, balance, and touch!

This resource includes 15 experiment instruction/recording sheets, 2 worksheets, and 4 cut and sort/label activities.

All About Our Special Senses (smell, sight, hearing, taste, and balance)

  1. The Senses (God’s Design for Enabling Us to Experience the World)
  2. The Olfactory System (Our Sense of Smell)
  3. The Sniff Test (Detecting Smells)
  4. Jellybeans (Does Smell Affect Taste?)
  5. The Gustatory System (Our Sense of Taste)
  6. Hot or Cold? (Temperature Affects Our Taste Buds)
  7. The Auditory System (Our Sense of Hearing)
  8. Vibrations (Making a Simple Model of Hearing)
  9. Are Two Better Than One? (Determining the Direction of Sound)
  10. Feeling Dizzy? (The Inner Ear and Balance – Your Vestibular System)
  11. Vision (Our Sense of Sight)
  12. Seeing Things Clearly (Test Your Vision)

The Integumentary System

  1. Skin-tastic! (Characteristics and Purpose of Skin)
  2. Anatomy of Our Skin (Layers and Functions of Our Skin)
  3. Layers of Skin Cake (An Edible Model of Our Skin)
  4. Beautiful Hues of Skin (A Variety of God- Designed Skin Colors)
  5. Sweating It Out (How Sweat Regulates Temperature)
  6. Fingerprints (Identification in Your Skin)
  7. Braille (Reading By the Sense of Touch)
  8. Strength in a Strand (The Design of Our Hair)
  9. Hard as Nails (Design and Purpose of Fingernails and Toenails)

**Please note that this product is just two packets within a much larger bundle that is available called Hands On Human Anatomy Experiment Packets!

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