Sensational Senses

Discover how the five senses help people learn about their world.

  • Identify objects using tactile discrimination.
  • Explore sweet and sour tastes.
  • Utilize visual discrimination to explore color change and mixing.
  • Compare and match the sound of different objects.
  • Distinguish and identify various scents.

Appropriate for Grades: PK, K, 1
Meets Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards: 11.A, 12.C

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Use the following activities to bring the education concepts from this exhibit into your home or classroom:


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Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago strives to be equally available to guests with any level of physical, visual, auditory, or cognitive challenge. Our facility and exhibits were designed using the principles of universal design.
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