5 senses activities

3 hands on activities to learn about the sense of hearing.

Get stoked about science! In this lesson, learn how to build and launch a pressure-powered homemade stomp rocket out of paper, a two-liter bottle and PVC pipe!

SERIOUSLY! This website is a miracle for finding videos for teaching moments!!!!

Giant Sight & Sound Tubes

Leave it on a day that you don't tell your students you will be absent. Students would love this!! Perfect for the emergency sub plans!

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Stress Ball Balloons - balloons filled with playdough, with faces drawn on with markers. These are a great for discussing emotions as well as giving those little finger muscles a good work out!

5 FUN Balloon Experiments for Kids! Kids love balloons and these experiments are sure to have them loving Science too!

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Sound ideas could be extended for elementary children to talk about sound waves and how they work (add in tuning forks, etc.)

The science of music vibrations through balloons

20 GREAT hands-on experiments to teach all about forces - friction, gravity, movement, magnetism and more!

FUN Science Idea~ To help young physicists understand that for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction you'll need these items: flexible straw, ruler, straight pin, marker, round balloon, masking tape, and pencil with eraser. Great way to teach air pressure and thrust!

Vibration Science Video... "Vibration causes sound" song

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Our Five Senses

5 senses

Water and Sound

When the light's on, students may not talk to you. Great for guided reading/math!

Simple experiment to focus on your sense of hearing only. Put small items in closed containers, shake it up, and ask your students what they think is inside. (I did a similar experiment with scent only with my kindergarteners and they loved it!)