Family Storytime Kit-Senses



The girl who heard colors by Marie Harris
Available on Overdrive


Five Senses Song by The Kiboomers
Available on YouTube


Five Senses Nature Walk
Take your children on a nature walk. Encourage them to pay close attention to the things that they see, hear, smell, taste, and feel on the walk. Stop at various points along the way and invite volunteers to share what they sense. Point out interesting sights, smells, and sounds as is appropriate. Halfway through the walk, stop and provide a healthful snack, such as raisins, pretzels, or fruit.

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Look up an overview of “5 Senses” from our Explora Primary School database on the library’s Online Resources page.


1. What is your favorite sense and why?
2. Which 2 senses are closely connected to each other?
3. What is it called when you hear colors?