7th Grade FACS Calendar
August 26th-October 15th--An Ounce of Nutrition Unit
***This unit will allow students to investigate healthy food/exercise choices, evaluate food menus, cook in the kitchens and work with small groups to build healthy lifestyles***
October 20th--November 5th--Career Exploration
***This unit will help students to understand the efforts it takes to find a job, complete an application and resume, and the process of being interviewed for the potential job/career. Students will have a Mock Interview at the end of this short unit.***
November 6th-December 19th--Textiles/Sewing Unit
***This unit will consist of students learning the parts of a sewing machine, creating a sample sewing project to practice different stitches on the machine, and the students will create 2 products utilizing the sewing machine (rice bag and 4 square personalized pillow). Students will be need to purchase materials from a local fabric store for their projects--list to come out as the unit approaches.