Sensory Scavenger Hunt

Get The Wiggles Out, Activate All Five Senses and Engage the Whole Body in This Outdoor Sensory Hunt

Topic: Five Senses, Observing Nature, Nature, Literacy| Type: Outdoor Learning

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Got a case of the wiggles? Go outside! Engage the whole body and stimulate all 5 senses in an outdoor sensory hunt. Send explorers on a search for objects that activate each of the 5 senses using only sensory clues to guide their hunt. Take turns being the hunter and send one another off to discover crunchy leaves, fragrant blossoms, and colorful petals. Take care and use caution when considering how to incorporate the sense of taste.


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  • Drawing Supplies to Record Findings


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