Learning about Taste Buds - super clever idea for learning about the various things we taste with our tongue! Perfect for preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids in homeschool science
Credit: Clouds HIll Imaging LTD. This image shows the surface of the human tongue via a colored scanning electron micrograph (SEM). Covering the tongue's surface are scale-like projections called filiform papillae, which sense pressure. The round areas (purple) are fungiform papillae, which contain the taste buds.