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Sewing Lesson

ESL Sewing Lesson - Page 1

Most people buy their clothes from stores, but years ago they sewed their own clothes with needles and thread. This lesson reviews basic vocabulary words about sewing clothes. It is designed for beginning level ESL students and includes downloadable worhseets and PowerPoints. (5-page lesson)

Fabric Store

Fabric Store

Fabric stores sell fabric.

Fabric is also called material or cloth.

Fabric stores also sell thread, needles, zippers, buttons, and more.

Woman Shopping for Fabric


Fabric comes in many colors and patterns.

It is sold by the yard.

Fabric is used to make clothes and quilts.

ESL Worksheets and Activities

Scissors Read Aloud Worksheet

Iron Read Aloud Worksheet

Clothes Crossword

Sewing PowerPoint

Clothes Vocabulary PowerPoint