Five Senses


Look, Listen, Taste, Touch, and Smell: Learning About Your Five Senses (The Amazing Body)

By Pamela Hill Nettleton
Picture Window Books, 2004
ISBN: 1404805087
Ages 5-9

An early reader look at the 5 senses. Fun cartoon images and an introductory text to meet the needs of kids in grades k-3rd grade.

Touch (The Five Senses)

By Maria Rius
Barron's Educational Series, 1985
ISBN: 0812035674
Ages 4-8

Fun and colorful illustrations for learning about the five senses along with a great text will make this a series you will not want to miss. Each book includes a special "scientific" section to help parents answer their children's questions about the senses.

Other books in this series include:

  • Taste (The Five Senses) (1985) ISBN-10: 0812035666
  • Sight (The Five Senses) (1985) ISBN-10: 081203564X
  • Hearing (The Five Senses) (1985) ISBN-10: 0812035631
  • Smell (The Five Senses) (1985) ISBN-10: 0812035658

The Five Senses

By Herve Tullet
Tate Gallery, 2005
ISBN: 1854375814
Ages 9-12

An interactive book with a distorting mirror, a Braille alphabet, fun and humor to educate kids and adults alike. You'll want to read this one together.

Wow!: The Most Interesting Book You'll Ever Read about the Five Senses (Mysterious You)

By Trudee Romanek
Kids Can Press, Ltd., 2004
ISBN: 1553376307
Ages 9-12

Everything you could want to know about the five senses and more. Secrets, mysteries, and processes of the human (and others) senses. Part of a series of books on the human body.

Erik the Red Sees Green: A Story About Color Blindness

By Julie Anderson
Albert Whitman & Company, 2013
ISBN: 0807521418
Ages 4-7

A story about Erik who is color blind and cannot understand why he is getting questions in school incorrect. This book explains about color blindness and why some people have this condition.

You Can't Taste a Pickle With Your Ear

By Harriet Ziefert
Blue Apple Books, 2014
ISBN: 1609054180
Ages 4-8

A fun look at how our senses impact our lives. The great cartoon images will be appealing to young readers. Includes fun poems and facts about animals' senses too.

Sign Language: My First 100 Words

By Michiyo Nelson
Cartwheel Books, 2008
ISBN: 0545056578
Ages 4-8

A beginners' book of sign language. Fun kid friendly images to interest and teach young kids about the art of communicating with our hands. Words are categorized to make it easy to identify and find the words you want. This book comes with a poster of signs.