Daily Archives: 25. November 2003

The Five Senses

  1. Learn about the Human Senses at the BBC Science Web site.

  2. Check out the following article at the Education World Web site with ideas for activities you can use to teach about the five senses (includes links to other internet “senses” resources.
  3. The New York Times’ Daily Lesson Plan offers a lesson plan entitled “Sense-itive Issues: Exploring the Relationships Among the Five Senses”:

    “In this lesson, students consider the difficulties of adapting to the loss of different senses. They then work in small groups, each developing a fictional superhero who experiences a loss of one of sense and must learn to compensate for it with his or her other senses.”

  4. CyberSleuth Kids has a list of internet resources for teaching about the senses.