What are the properties of different fabrics?

In this lesson, we will learn what different fabrics' properties are. You will also learn why we use certain fabrics for certain tasks. Please note this lesson will require some additional equipment, beyond a pen, pencil or paper, to fully participate. Please see the equipment slide near the start of the lesson video and make sure your child is adequately supervised if equipment is required.

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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.What animal does wool come from?

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Q2.What animal does leather come from?

2/4

Q3.What is this piece of clothing call?

3/4

Q4.What is this machine called?

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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.What animal does wool come from?

1/4

Q2.What animal does leather come from?

2/4

Q3.What is this piece of clothing call?

3/4

Q4.What is this machine called?

4/4

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

What are the properties of different fabrics?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Natural fibres come from which two sources? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

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Q2.Which one of the following is not a natural fibre?

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Q3.Which one is the correct spelling?

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Q4.What is another name for polymers made from crude oil?

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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.

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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Quiz:

What are the properties of different fabrics?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Natural fibres come from which two sources? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

1/4

Q2.Which one of the following is not a natural fibre?

2/4

Q3.Which one is the correct spelling?

3/4

Q4.What is another name for polymers made from crude oil?

4/4

Lesson summary: What are the properties of different fabrics?

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