Life Skills Fabric

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Your Life Skills students will love learning about the different types of fabric used for clothing and household items with this engaging resource!

Students learn about denim, satin, flannelette, poplin and jersey fabrics as well as the types of clothing and household items that are made with each one in the PowerPoint. Students can then answer a series of questions and complete fun activities in the corresponding worksheet.

Also included in this resource pack is a lesson plan with teacher instructions to help make implementing this resource in the classroom as simple as possible!

This resource has been designed to meet outcomes and syllabus dot points from the Life Skills Properties and Performance of Textiles area of study of the NSW NESA Textiles Technology syllabus, however it can be used with students across a range of learning levels.

Pack includes:

  • 1 x 12-slide Life Skills Fabric PowerPoint.
  • 1 x 3-page Life Skills Fabric worksheet (PDF).
  • Lesson plan with teacher instructions.


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  • Identify common fabrics used in clothing and household items, for example:
    • denim, eg jeans
    • satin, eg formal dress, boxer shorts
    • flannelette, eg winter pyjamas, sheets
    • poplin, eg a summer shirt
    • jersey, eg a T-shirt