Explore Your Five Senses!

by  Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

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Ever wonder why you can smell, hear, taste, see, and feel? Come find out how your senses help you to discover the world around you! Students will explore their senses with 4 hands-on activities (sense of taste is optional). Materials are provided for all activities.

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By Request: $175.00

Price includes shipping fee. *Additional cost for international shipping. For international programs where shipping costs are prohibitively expensive, we will send digital supplies instead of a physical kit.

COVID-19 Pandemic Note:
Please let us know if your classroom is meeting remotely or if any extra precautions are needed.

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30 for PreK. 45 minutes for Kindergarten.

Target Audience

Education: Pre-K Students, Kindergarten

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Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made up to 72 hours prior to your scheduled program will be refunded (less a $25 administrative fee.) The $25 administrative fee is waived if you reschedule. If a cancellation is made less than 72 hours before the scheduled program, no refund will be issued.

In the event of weather related school closings or power outages, programs will be rescheduled. If you choose not to reschedule your make-up distance learning program, payment will be refunded less a $25 administrative fee. In the case of program cancellation, the participating site is responsible for rescheduling and/or returning the provided kit materials

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Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

Ann Arbor, MI
United States

The Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum provides an opportunity for people of all ages to discover and enjoy the wonder of science, math and technology in an interactive environment that promotes science literacy through experimentation, exploration, and education. Our distance learning programs are as interactive and hands-on as a visit to our museum! All programs include a kit of materials that includes everything students need to engage with our educators*

MISSION: Creating moments of discovery that inspire curiosity, exploration, and respect for STEM and the natural world. 

VISION: A world where curiosity today leads to more purposeful lives tomorrow.  

*Additional costs apply for international shipping

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Program Details


Introduction to our senses
Sense of touch activity
Sense of hearing activity
Sense of sight activity
Sense of smell activity
Sense of taste activity
Final challenge


The participants will...
-learn about the 5 senses
-use their own senses to explore
-engage in using their senses to describe the world around them

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Common Core
Approaches to Learning
• PK.AL.3: Approaches tasks, activities and problems with creativity, imagination, and/or willingness to try new
experiences or activities.
Physical Development and Health
• PK.PD.1: Uses senses to assist and guide learning
• PK.PD.9: Demonstrates awareness of safety rules

Social and Emotional Development
• PK.SED.4: Develops positive relationships with their peers
Communication, Language and Literacy
Approaches to Communication
• PK.AC.3: Demonstrates that he/she understands what they observe.

• PK.ST.1: Asks questions and makes predictions based on observations and manipulation of things and events in the environment.

State Standards

State of Michigan
Early Childhood Standards of Quality for Pre-Kindergarten, 2012
Children begin to develop skills of comparing and classifying objects, relationships and events in their environment. (HSCOP-M 3.2.1, 3.2.4, 3.3.2, 3.3.3)
Children show a beginning awareness of scientific knowledge related to living and nonliving things. (HSCOF 4.2.1, 4.2.2)