Sense of position – world not upside down
Visual illustration of the sense of position at work: child is hanging upside down from bar and is not losing sense of direction.
Information and ideas:
Use picture as introduction to sense of position: children enjoy such situations like this one at the playground. Children can tell the class and teacher when they become aware of their sense of position, (e.g. when they are on a roller coaster).
Relevant for teaching:
The human body
Structure and function of a sensory organ
Reception of stimuli and processing of information
Senses discover the environment