Fibres to fabric

In this lesson, we will learn where fibres come from and how fibres are woven to create fabric. This lesson includes some physical activity and equipment beyond pen, paper or pencil. We recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with the trusted adult nearby.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How could you describe fibres in textiles?

1/3

Q2.Which natural fibre can be found in the fields?

2/3

Q3.Which natural fibre comes from an insect?

3/3

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.How could you describe fibres in textiles?

1/3

Q2.Which natural fibre can be found in the fields?

2/3

Q3.Which natural fibre comes from an insect?

3/3

Video

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Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

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Quiz:

Fibres to fabric

A test to see what you have learned today

Q1.Which of these animals can I get wool from? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

1/4

Q2.Which of these fabrics is not made from yarns?

2/4

Q3.Which of the following fibres are natural?

3/4

Q4.Which of the following fibres are synthetic?

4/4

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Fibres to fabric

A test to see what you have learned today

Q1.Which of these animals can I get wool from? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

1/4

Q2.Which of these fabrics is not made from yarns?

2/4

Q3.Which of the following fibres are natural?

3/4

Q4.Which of the following fibres are synthetic?

4/4

Lesson summary: Fibres to fabric

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