The Five Senses - Lesson Focus
LESSON 1: The Five Senses
BIG IDEAS: We learn about the world through our five senses. The
number five has other names.
LESSON 2: Sight
BIG IDEAS: The sense of sight helps us recognize each other and
learn about color, motion and distance.
LESSON 3: Hearing
BIG IDEAS: The sense of hearing helps us learn from each other
through communication. Sound can produce patterns.
LESSON 4: Touch
BIG IDEAS: The sense of touch helps us learn about our world by
feeling it and learning the size, texture and shape of things.
LESSON 5: Smell
BIG IDEAS: The sense of smell helps us enjoy life and helps us learn
about unsafe conditions.
LESSON 6: Taste
BIG IDEAS: Tast helps us, among other things, to select and enjoy
food. There are four familiar tastes.
LESSON 7: Altogether, Now
BIG IDEAS: We learn about our world when we use our five senses at
the same time.