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Textile Lab

Life Skills:

  • Thinking & Reasoning
  • Communication

Curriculum Tie:

Time Frame:
4 class periods that run 45 minutes each.

Group Size:
Small Groups


Students will learn the various properties and uses of textiles through a lab experience

Main Curriculum Tie:
Fashion Design Studio
Strand 3 Standard 1

Identify basic fibers, the characteristics, use and care of the following textiles.

Career Connections:

  • Textile Chemist
  • Textile Colorist
  • Textile Designer
  • Textile Printer

All materials are outlined in lesson plan.

Background For Teachers:
Practice marbeling fabric, knowledge of textile careers.

Student Prior Knowledge:
Uses of synthetic and natural fibers.

Intended Learning Outcomes:
Objectives outlined in lesson plan.

Instructional Procedures:
Attached lesson plan describes all steps and objectives.


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Rebecca Parkinson

Created Date :
Sep 15 2005 15:10 PM