See the Smiles, Hear the Laughs!


This summer camp lesson plan is centered around the five senses with hands-on, sensory-themed activities and experiments to engage preschool-age learners. This summer camp unit offers five 3-hour lesson plans. They feature suggestions for circle time, outside play, and table activities. Activities are standards-aligned to ensure quality content that helps children gain knowledge and prepare for kindergarten.

About our lesson plans:

  • Developed and tested by a team of experienced, certified educators

  • Immediate PDF download upon purchase with unlimited use

  • Activity pages, extension activities, and additional resources included at no cost

  • Developmentally appropriate

  • Printable format that is also digital friendly with links and QR codes embedded in the lesson plans

Camp Outline:

  • Arrival activity- Draw that nose
  • Circle time- Where’s your nose?
  • Guess that scent
  • Outside play- Smelly scavenger hunt
  • Smelly sort
  • Center play- Flower shop
  • Reflection
  • Arrival activity- Sense of Sight coloring page
  • Circle time- Sight and eyes
  • DIY glasses
  • Outside play- “Blind Mans Bluff”
  • Window art shapes
  • Center play- Art area
  • Reflection
  • Arrival activity- Dance party
  • Circle time- Voice fluctuation
  • Jingle jewelry
  • Outside play-Bird calls
  • Egg shakers
  • Center play- Science center – noise
  • Reflection
  • Arrival activity- Wet markers
  • Circle time- Bubbles!
  • Bubble print tea towels
  • Outside play – Ribbon fun
  • Bubble blow painting
  • Center play- Sensory table
  • Reflection
  • Arrival activity- Sensory bags
  • Circle time- Sense of touch
  • Feel that high five
  • Outside play- High five tag
  • Sensory bags
  • Center play-Sensory table – water beads
  • Reflection