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Year 7

YEAR 7 TEXTILES: Pencil Case Project

Equipment (worksheet) – design features, function and safe use of…

Fabrics and Components (worksheet) - name, source (natural / man-made, description, function, advantages, disadvantages.

Modelling – reasons for …


Design idea for pencil case. Annotation of design features.

Peer assessment and student response to feedback.

Practical: use of basic Textiles equipment including sewing machine and iron.

Construction techniques: seams, setting in a zip, straight lines, corners and reversing on sewing machine, lining.

Decorative techniques: machine embroidery, machine sewn applique, sewing on a button, making a pompom, use of computer transfer paper to put a photographic image on pencil case.

Evaluation of Pencil Case : Quality Control (Self assessment).   

Extension Activity: CAD for front and back of pencil case.