We are aware of things that go around us. We understand
these things through our senses that our body has. For each sense we use
specific sense organ. Each of us has 5 sense organs that help us collect
information from our surroundings. Our sense organs include nose, ear, tongue,
eye and skin.
can skin sense?
Skin is the largest organ of our body which is found
all over the body. It helps us to sense temperature
change such as hot, cold, warm etc., pressure or weight when pinched, pressed
or poked, pain such as dull, sharp or throbbing , touch such as such pleasant
(breeze, rain, care), unpleasant touch(slap)
can I taste?
Tongue is a muscular organ. There are taste buds on the
tongue which tell us different type of tastes such as bitter, salty, sweet and
sour. Tongue not only help to taste food but also helps to chew the food and in
my ears can hear
Our ear can hear. We can recognize different sounds. On
hearing sound, we can guess the source of sound without seeing. Example:
We can easily identify our mom’s voice, sound of an airplane, sound of storm,
sound of alarm sound of thundering etc. Some sound we hear may be pleasant like
music or unpleasant like noise.
my eyes can see
With our eyes we are able to see our beautiful world. Our
sense of sight helps us to recognize people and differentiate object in terms
of color, shape and size.
can I smell?
With our nose we smell things and recognize whether it
is good or bad smell. We should avoid smelling harmful substance which may be injurious
for our health.