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CLIP 2242

Animal senses

Animal senses

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Key Info
  • Animal senses
  • Humans and other animals have five senses - sight, hearing, touch, taste and smell. The Malaysian Tarsier can see well in the dark as its eyes let in lots of light. Moles live underground and cannot see well so they use touch and smell to help them find food. Lions prey on zebra and antelopes, which have extremely good hearing and eyes on the side of their heads to help them avoid predators.
  • Subject:



    Life Processes

  • Keywords: senses, human, animal, sight, hearing, touch, taste, smell, tarsier, mole, lion, zebra, antelope, eyes, ears, Darwin
Ideas for use in class
  • This clip would be helpful to play when learning about both human and animal senses. It provides lots of information and a variety of examples. It could be played when first introducing learning about the senses.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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