EL Civics for ESL Students

Sewing Lesson, Page 2

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Needle and Spool of Thread

Needle and Thread

  • People sew clothes with a needle and thread.

  • Sewing needles are sharp and they have a small hole.

  • The thread goes through the hole.


Pair of Scissors with Orange Handles


  • These are scissors. (Or: This is a pair of scissors.)

  • Scissors have two sharp blades and two handles.

  • Scissors are used to cut paper and fabric.


Button and a Needle with Thread


  • This is a button.

  • Buttons hold clothes closed.

  • When buttons come off, we can sew them back on with a needle and some thread.

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