Every year, my students and I always enjoy science. One of my favorite units to teach is "Experimenting with the 5 Senses!" This unit provides hands-on and engaging experiments, where students are encouraged to use the scientific process to explore each sense.
-Experimenting with the Senses page that lists materials
-scientific process questions
-procedures for the teacher that outline how to introduce the unit, prepare, teach the lessons, and provide closure. You can even cut and paste the materials & procedures into lesson plans!!
-My 5 Senses Journal page cover
-My Scientific Process page
-Blindfolded Builders experiment
-Purposeful Pupils experiment
-Good Vibrations demonstration
-Telephone Cups experiment
-What's That Sound experiment and recording page
-What's That Smell experiment and recording page
-Can You Feel It? experiment
-Taste Test experiment
-About our Tongue information and diagram
-About the Tongue cloze sentences review or quiz
-sensory pictures sort
There are 18 pages of engaging, stimulating, and hands-on experiments & materials for your class!
My Five Senses Science Unit by Alicia Lochridge
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