| Stitchery Projects Special Preparation Information
for the teacher
|Grade level: K-1
Key Concept-Goal: The student will be able to do a running stitch in crewel.
Vocabulary: running stitch, crewel, yarn, needle, burlap.
Essential Skills-Objectives-Art Aims: After showing the student how to do a running stitch in crewel using yarn and needle, the student will make a little sampler using this stitch.
Engagement Activities- Procedure: The student will do a running stitch around the lines on the sampler. Directions for this stitch will be found on the handout sheet for running stitch.
Materials: Burlap sampler, yarn, needle, scissors, nametag.
Organization for distribution: Pin together with name tag on top with needle, teacher will pass them out.
Work period-guidance: Teacher will do a class demonstration. Then as individual help is needed, they are to come to the teacher in a quiet, orderly line.
Cleanup: Pin name tag on project with needle.Put in class container on desk.
Assessment-Evaluation: Did they learn the stitch? Did they do it neatly? Did they finish the project?
Other Teaching Aids and Resources: Samples of stitchery.
Higher Order Thinking Skill Questions: What other kind of project could you create using this stitch? Compare this kind of stitch with a plain running stitch. Does it look more professional? Does it look better?