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CTE/Family & Consumer Sciences Education Curriculum
Apparel Design and Production I
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Strand 2
Students will be able to recognize basic sewing equipment.
Standard 2
Identify sewing tools, their function, and maintenance and safety procedures associated with each, including seam ripper, straight pins, shears/scissors, rotary cutter and mat, seam gauge, tape measure, iron, pressing cloth, marking tools, and transparent rulers.
  • Measurements and Measuring Tools
    Students will be able to calculate and measure material, (including lace and elastic), given a partial unit. They will then use this knowledge to complete a hot pad project.
  • Seam Allowances and Reading Measuring Tapes
    Students will sew a seam allowance sample using 1/4 inch, 1/2 inch, 5/8 inch, and 1 inch seam allowances, and read a measuring tape to the nearest 1/8 of an inch.

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