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Unit Overview: Textiles: combining different fabric shapes

Lessons:

10 lessons

What are the properties of different fabrics?

In this lesson, we will learn what different fabrics' properties are. You will also learn why we use certain fabrics for certain tasks. Please note this lesson will require some additional equipment, beyond a pen, pencil or paper, to fully participate. Please see the equipment slide near the start of the lesson video and make sure your child is adequately supervised if equipment is required.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 20m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript

How can textiles become more sustainable?

In this lesson, we will learn how people have become mass consumers of 'fast fashion'. You will also learn about how attitudes to fashion are changing to be more environmentally friendly. Please note this lesson will require some additional equipment, beyond a pen, pencil or paper, to fully participate. Please see the equipment slide near the start of the lesson video and make sure your child is adequately supervised if equipment is required.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 22m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Worksheet
  • Transcript

How can we correctly apply a finish to our phone holder?

In the lesson, you will explore ways you can enhance your product by adding different types of finishes to your phone holder. You will also learn how to ensure you have a high quality, well finished product. This lesson includes some physical activity and equipment beyond pen, paper or pencil. Please make sure your child is adequately supervised.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 27m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript

Why is it important to evaluate your finished product?

In this lesson, we will evaluate your finished phone holder, discussing what went well and what could be improved. You will also get feedback from others to seek their views on the final product. Please note this lesson will require some additional equipment, beyond a pen, pencil or paper, to fully participate. Please see the equipment slide near the start of the lesson video and make sure your child is adequately supervised if equipment is required.

  • 2 Quizzes
  • 15m Video
  • Presentation(PPT)
  • Transcript