ERIC Number: ED190768
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Vocational Home Economics Education. Custom Sewing.
Halmes, Ellen; Truitt, Debbie
This curriculum guide for those who desire to make a full- or part-time career of custom sewing is designed with the domestic sewing machine in mind for the independent worker or small business. Intended for grades 11-12 consumer and homemaking students with two years of previous vocational home economics or students enrolled in occupational clothing production and management classes, the materials are developed for use in a twelve-to-eighteen-week, in-depth course or in an occupational clothing production and management class. The guide contains six instructional units: Fabrics and Textiles, Body Measurement and Altering Flat Patterns, Construction Techniques, Home Products, Alteration of Ready-Made Clothing, and Business Principles in Custom Sewing. The format includes some or all of eight basic components: performance objectives, suggested activities for teacher, information sheets, assignment sheets, job sheets, transparency masters, tests, and answers to tests and assignment sheets. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Clothing Instruction, Fashion Industry, High Schools, Human Relations, Job Search Methods, Learning Activities, Needle Trades, Occupational Home Economics, Secondary Education, Sewing Instruction, Tests, Textiles Instruction, Vocational Education
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma State Department of Vocational and Technical Education, 1515 West 6th Ave., Stillwater, OK 74074 ($10.00, Teacher Manual; $5.00, Student Manual)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Board of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Div. of Vocational Home Economics Education.
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.