For Educators

Proprioception Word Search

  • Published17 Mar 2023
  • Author Cyrenna Cooper
  • Source BrainFacts/SfN

Have you ever thought about how you can touch your nose with your eyes closed? We attribute this ability to our “sixth sense” — proprioception, or our awareness of our body’s position and movement.

Center yourself and pinpoint words related to proprioception by solving the word search below.



What to Read Next
BAVC 2015 3rd place winner.

Brain Awareness Week

A worldwide celebration of the brain that brings together scientists, families, schools, and communities during the third week in March.

Join the Campaign

Ask An Expert

Ask a neuroscientist your questions about the brain.

Submit a Question

Educator Resources

Explain the brain to your students with a variety of teaching tools and resources.