“It feels like a pillow!”

Our kindergarten students are learning all about the 5 senses by using them in the outdoor classroom!

We used our owl eyes during a color hunt…

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…our coyote ears to listen to our environment (we heard birds chirping, wind blowing and insects buzzing!)…

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…our dog noses to smell the herb bed…

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…our raccoon paws to compare the feel of geranium leaves (which felt “like a pillow!”) and wood chips (which…didn’t)…

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…and our lizard tongues to taste sorrel!  YUM!

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When asked to pick a favorite sense, most students said taste.  Not too surprising!  We’re a class full of lizards!

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