I've placed an article for parents to read in the folder for each grade level. I found it every interesting and informative.
A new computer usage guideline has been implemented in the FACS classroom. Students have been informed of the guidelines and been assigned a computer to use while in the FACS class. You can find the guidelines in the files and documents folder.
Any student who is having difficulty getting materials should have a parent contact me directly.
6th grade - Our next unit is sewing. They are learning about fabric content and getting ready to sew buttons. Fabrics to make a pillow case are due by March 31. Please wash and dry fabrics before bringing them to class.
7th grade - Our next unit is sewing. 7th grade is learning about the sewing machine and how it works. Fabric is due by March 31 to make an initial pillow.
8th grade - Our next unit is sewing. 8th grade is learning about sewing terms, pattern layouts, and guidelines. They will be making drawstring bags, or a pair of boxers, their choices. All materials will be due by March 31.