ERIC Number: ED280706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Young Scientists Explore the Five Senses. Book 4--Intermediate Level. A Good Apple Activity Book.
Designed to develop creativity in young learners, this book contains interdisciplinary activities which focus on the theme of the five senses. Activity pages are provided that can serve as front and back covers of a student booklet and the suggested activities can be duplicated for insertion between the covers resulting in a booklet for each student. A teacher/parent guide is included and supplies background information, activity descriptions, materials needed, and possible answers for the activities. A variety of exercises are provided on topics such as: (1) identifying senses and sense organs; (2) recognizing optical illusions; (3) determining eye dominance; (4) deciphering a code; (5) identifying qualities of a good listener; (6) recording taste and eating patterns; (7) calculating caloric intake; (8) identifying smells; and (9) discussing personalities, feelings and sensitivity. (ML)
Descriptors: Biology, Educational Games, Elementary Education, Elementary School Science, Human Body, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Learning Activities, Parent Participation, Perception, Physiology, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction
Good Apple, Inc., P.O. Box 299, Carthage, IL 62321-0299 ($3.95 GA455; $47.40 for set of 12 titles GA1105).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Parents; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Drawings may not reproduce well.