ERIC Number: ED105127
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
"Sew" You're an Alterationist. Student Manual and Teacher Manual.
Kemp, Louie E., Comp.
The Home Economics Related Occupation Student Learning Packet on sewing instruction is designed to give an understanding of the duties and responsibilities of an alteration worker to learn the skills needed to perform the job of an alteration worker. Upon completion of this training, the student should have developed sewing instruction skills based on 14 specified behavioral objectives. The learning packet consists of 14 lessons: the sewing machine, alteration tools and safety pretest and post-test, basic markings and symbols, alteration tags and tickets, terms used by alterationists, hand stitching, hems and hem finishes, types of fasteners, fitting customers, work records, dart alterations, skirt and dress alterations, cuffing, and working relationships. Each lesson contains an introduction, specific concepts and objectives, instructions, and learning experiences. The student manual is accompanied by a teacher's manual which contains instructions for the teacher, a statement of purpose, detailed instructional objectives for each lesson, pre- and post-tests, and related work sheets and materials for each of the lessons. Appended are supplemental materials. (BP)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mississippi State Dept. of Education, Jackson. Div. of Vocational and Technical Education.; Mississippi Research and Curriculum Unit for Vocational and Technical Education, State College.