Sewing Machine Teacher Resources
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Sewing Unit (Textiles)
Get out that sewing machine it's time for a textile project. The class learns how to use a sewing machine, read a pattern, and create a simple article of clothing. They identify the sewing machine parts, use an iron, and think about exploring a career in the clothing industry.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 29 Views 100 Downloads
Vocational: Basic Sewing
Pupils discover how to use sewing machines, ironing boards, and steam irons. Using diagrams, they label all the parts of a sewing machine and solve crossword puzzles in groups. Following a teacher demonstration, students sew their own chill bands.
10th - 12th 21st Century Skills 17 Views 95 Downloads
4-H Clothing and Textiles Leader's Page
This activity could be used in a home economics class to teach students about sewing and clothing. Using this 10 question instructional activity, learners explore the function of a sewing machine, and plan a project.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 11 Views 77 Downloads
Sewing Machine Parts
Learners examine and identify the various parts of the sewing machines. As a class, they watch a demonstration by their teacher to discover how the machine operates. To end the lesson, they review how to operate the machine safely.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 4 Views 25 Downloads
Threading the Sewing Machine
Students identify the different parts of the sewing machine and their function. After watching a demonstration, they practice threading the machine, winding the bobbin and putting the bobbin in its correct place in the case. To end the lesson, they discuss sewing machine safety.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 26 Downloads
Exploring Machine Trapunto
This machine quilting class will teach you how to add beautiful trapunto effects without having to make tiny slits in the back of your quilt. (Shops and teachers may use this description in their announcements, flyers, etc.)
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Sewing Tools and Equipment
Students define the meaning of words related to sewing. For this sewing tools lesson, students read a paragraph and answer questions about sewing tools. Students separate sewing tools by their purpose. Students become familiar with the parts of the sewing machine.
6th - 8th Language Arts 22 Views 100 Downloads
Heirloom Machine Quilting
Students practice using the sewing machine to make designs. After viewing demonstration, they discuss the best workspace, batting selections and how to prepare the quilt for use. They share their final quilt with the class.
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
4-H Line & Design Activity Page
In this 4-H activity worksheet, students will select their favorite activities and projects from a menu of choices. Then they will work with their 4-H leaders and parents to create a project plan for the year. The activities include sewing and craft projects.
2nd - 7th 21st Century Skills 15 Views 89 Downloads
Create works of art using fabric. Learners use fabric, tissue paper, acrylic gel, and paint to create a unique and interesting piece of work. They discuss the different techniques that can be used to create works of art and evaluate different methods.
K - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 34 Downloads
Inventor's Challenge Review
In this science worksheet, students match each invention or device to its inventor listed on the right. There are 32 inventors listed and some may be used twice. Then they order the items in each group from oldest to newest and state the dates for each.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 21 Downloads
Students practice basic sewing procedures such as measuring, using cutting board with grid, cutting using rotary cutter, threading sewing machine, and sewing straight line and backstitch. Students then cut fabric into squares to common size.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 6 Views 24 Downloads
Fast, Fun & Easy Fabric Vases
Students construct a fabric vase as shown in the book, "Fast, Fun & Easy Fabric Vases" by Linda Johansen. They cut fabric and appliques using plastic templates then iron on fusible interface. Pieces of the vase are then sewn together and shaped.
6th - Higher Ed Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 10 Downloads