This animated YouTube video introduces students to the five senses; the host of the video is a very interesting character that will engage the students through its appearance as well as through its actions and what it says. In fact, the host provides the viewer with additional information, which pertains to history and the five senses; this video will surely gain the attention of your students.
A YouTube short animated video that will be engaging to young students. In this video, the narrator guides the students through an interactive lesson. For example, the viewer sees and hears a brown dog barking. In fact, the narrator defines key terms such as the word deaf and the word blind; an arrow is used to point at different body parts such as the eyes and the nose and then the narrator tells the viewer what each is used for.
Teachers are provided with 10 activities for teaching the five senses. In fact, these activities are creative ways to introduce the five senses to young minds, which will help the students retain the information while having fun at the same time.
A nine page PDF guide for grades K-2 that includes links to articles for kids pertaining to the five senses along with discussion questions, and activities to help students learn and identity their senses. Some of the discussion questions include: what can we do with our senses, why do we need our senses and how can our senses keep us safe?
Teachers are provided with different strategies for delivering a lesson on the five senses; even though the lesson is geared toward substitute teachers, it can be a resource for any teacher. With this lesson, teachers will be able to engage the students through interactive activities that will introduce them to their five senses while exploring the world around them.