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.