FCS (Grades 7 & 8) Parent/Student Letter & Supply List

FCS Wheel Class Parent/Student Letter

FCS Standards
 


Table of Contents:
FCS Crafts Pages
Food Science Pages
Nutritional Websites
Other Websites
 
Textile Science Pages
Wheel FCS Pages

Food Science Pages

Chapter Questions

Chapter 4:  Wellness Your Goal for Life

Chapter 5:  Meet the Nutrients

Chapter 6:  The Engery and Calories

Chapter 14:  Know Your Cooking Equipment

Chapter 15:  Reading Recipes

Chapter 16:  Recipe Math

Chapter 17:  Basic Measuring Methods

Chapter 18:  Cooking Methods

Chapter 21:  Keeping Food Safe to Eat

Chapter 22:  Getting Organized

   Ch 22 Applying Knowledge & Skill Activity

Chapter 35:  Meats

Chapter 36:  Eggs

Chapter 42:  The Principles of Baking

Chapter 43:  Baking Breads

Chapter 44:  Cookies, Cakes & Pies
 

Understanding and Using the Nutrition Facts Label on Foods

          Nutrition Facts Food Label Assignment
 

The New Food Guide Pyramind
 

Foods Lab Pages

Food Science Tests
 
 

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Textile Science Pages

Textile Science Pre & Post Test

Pre & Post Test Answer Document (PDF File)

Sewing Vocabulary List

Notions

1)  Five Categories of Sewing Notions Worksheet (PDF)

2)  Five Categories of Sewing Notions

3)  Five Categories of Sewing Notions Quiz

Safety Rules

1)  Safety Rules for the Crafts Lab

2)  Safety Rules for the Sewing Lab

3)  Sewing Safely Web Page

4)  Writing Safety Assignment

Sewing Techniques

1)  How to Knot the Sewing Thread

2)  Sewing on a Button

3)  Backstitching Tutorial

       Backstitching Practice WS

4)  Other Hand Sewing Stitches
 

The Sewing Machine

1) "Emerald 116" Sewing Machine Parts

   "Emerald 116"  Sewing Machine Parts Worksheet (PDF)

2) Seven Guidelines for Sewing on the Sewing Machine

Seven Guidelines for Sewing on the Sewing Machine Worksheet
3)  Threading the Emerald 116 Sewing Machine youtube videos (current as of Sept 2017)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pSUgfYnLggg&t=241s

Winding Bobbin @ beginning of video

Upper threading the Machine @ 3:09

Lower threading the Machine @ 4:00

Another example of Upper threading but on the 118 which threads the same way:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KENksgwauuk

 Another example of Winding the Bobbin:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3C__q4h5ii8

 All Emerald 116 Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvE6jwvXA4CH--xz_ETOsP-dp5wFcrOx-


4) Grading Sheet for Hands-on Test:  Threading the Sewing Machine (PDF)

Other Things

1) Sewing Projects

2) Other Assignments

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Wheel FCS Pages

FCS Wheel Class Parent/Student Letter
 

Safety Rules for the Crafts Lab

Writing Safety Assignment

Plastic Canvas Bookmarks

Bookmark Instructions

       Continental Stitches

Piggy Pillow

Piggy Pillow WS

Sewing Techniques for the Piggy Pillow

1)  How to Knot the Sewing Thread

2)  Sewing on a Button

3)  Backstitching Tutorial

       Backstitching Practice WS

4)  Other Hand Sewing Stitches

Foods Lab

1)  Foods Lab Safety Rules

2)  Foods Lab Safety Form (Permisson Slip)

3)  Tortilla Pizza Lab WS

4)  Tortilla Pizza Recipe

5)  Pizza Sauce Recipe
 
 


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Nutritional Websites

1) USDA Database

2) Nutritional Values of Foods Not on the USDA Database

3) Nutrient Lists:  Adobe Reader Files (USDA Website)

4) Nutrient Intakes Recommended Per Day

5) The Daily Plate -- Helping You Eat Smarter

6)  Nutrition Data -- Know What You Eat

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Other Websites

1) Recipe and Quantity Converter Calculator

2) US Standard & Metric Converter

3) Food Weights & Measurements

4) Kitchen Dictionary

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Updated:  3 September 2017


Created 08.09.03 by Jo Black
2003-2017