Jean Essig

This lesson was created as a part of the SMART website and is hosted by the Illinois Institute of Technology

Everyone has five senses and we them everyday! Come on a journey to discover and learn about our five senses.  The five senses are seeing, smelling. tasting, hearing and touching.  Let's explore our senses and find out why they are necessary for functioning in our daily lives.

This website is designed for students Pre-kindergarten through second grade. 





   Everyone has eyes and eyes have a special job.                

                                                                               Name the parts of the eye.

                                                                               How do our eyes work?



There are parts of the body that can feel things or touch.  Hands can touch and everyone's hands are different.
What is touch?                                                                                                                                                                              

                                                                     Where can you find your sense of touch?



Our mouths and tongues do the tasting.                                  

                                                                                            How does our tongue work?

                                                                                                      What is taste?



Our ears can hear sounds.                                                                                           

                                                                                                 Name the parts of the ear.

                                                                                                        Why do we hear?



We use our nose nose to smell  things.

                                                                                                How do we smell?





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