Word! Retina for Kids
The retina is at the back of your eye and it has light-sensitive cells called rods and cones.
Word! Retinopathy for Kids
Retinopathy is the medical word for disease of the retina.
Glasses and Contact Lenses for Kids
Sometimes the different parts of the eye don't work together the way they should. When this happens, people wear glasses or contact lenses. Find out more in this article for kids.
Word! R for Kids
Find out which medical and health words start with R.
Word! Vitreous Body for Kids
The vitreous body takes up most of the eye and gives the eye its shape.
Blindness for Kids
Kids who can't see, or can't see well, learn to live without using their eyes. To learn more about visual impairment and what causes it, read our article for kids.
Movie: Eyes for Kids
Chloe and the Nurb take you on a tour of the eyes and how seeing happens. Watch this How the Body Works movie!
Kids' Medical Dictionary for Kids
Symptoms, inhaler, tonsillectomy - what do all those medical words mean? Check out our virtual glossary for lots of easy-to-read definitions.
Handout: Vision (Grades 3 to 5) for Educators
This handout is part of the Teacher's Guide on Vision for grades 3 to 5.
Teacher’s Guide: The Five Senses (PreK to Grade 2) for Educators
These activities will help your students explore their senses - what they are and how they work.