Lesson Plan

See, Touch and Hear: Preschool

‘Ōhia Lehua - Hāpu‘u Rainforest
‘Ōhia Lehua - Hāpu‘u Rainforest
NPS Photo


Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park has special things to see and touch. It is a beautiful place to discover special plants and animals by using your senses.


Hands-on Experience: Using our Senses


Ask students if they know why Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park is a special place. Take a short walk between Kīlauea Visitor Center and the pā hula to discover two special plants.


Look at each of the photos and follow the instructions.