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 (kĭn′ĭs-thē′zhə, kī′nĭs-)
The sense that detects bodily position, weight, or movement of the muscles, tendons, and joints.

[Greek kīnein, to move; see keiə- in Indo-European roots + esthesia.]

kin′es·thet′ic (-thĕt′ĭk) adj.
kin′es·thet′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.kinesthetic - of or relating to kinesthesis
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In music, the procedural memory of how to play an instrument, a piece of music or even a particular section, is based on our audio, visual and kinesthetic (motion) senses.
Rhythm of Math: Teaching Mathematics with Body Music -A Kinesthetic Approach" is a 162-page spiral bound manual plus 52 minute instructional DVD that uses a kinesthetic approach to teach mathematics principles grade levels 3-5 that are aligned with Common Core Mathematics Standards.
The perceptual category includes preferences for alternative perceptual modalities, including auditory, or learning by listening; visual-picture, or learning by seeing images, illustrations or pictures; visual-word, or learning by reading; tactile and/or kinesthetic, or learning through hands-on experience and by doing; and, verbal-kinesthetic, or learning by verbalizing.
The Magnetic Car Play Set is a therapeutic occupational therapy (OT) tool designed for kids to develop kinesthetic sense, motor planning, visual motor, and eye-hand coordination.
Some of us learn best through visual means, others rely on auditory information and still others respond to kinesthetic learning -- learning by doing or body and touch-based preferences.
People with kinesthetic intelligence learn better through processing information by their bodily senses.
Kinesthetic memory makes memorization faster, increases retention, and enhances memorization capacity.
Students with a kinesthetic learning style prefer to learn by doing and practicing.
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