Presentation on theme: "Ideas for FACS. Units, Class Projects, Community Service Learning, Fashion Club, FCCLA, Fundraiser, etc… Incorporates STEM, Core Content, 21 st Century."— Presentation transcript:
Ideas for FACS
Units, Class Projects, Community Service Learning, Fashion Club, FCCLA, Fundraiser, etc… Incorporates STEM, Core Content, 21 st Century Skills, Critical Thinking Fashion, Apparel Construction, Housing, or Interior Design Classes Independent or Family Living (family recourses, policy, ethics), Consumerism Media Arts Standard– FCS Focus Others?
National Standards -Family and Consumer Sciences Area of Study 2.0. Consumer and Family Resources 2.2. Analyze the relationship of the environment to family and consumer resources. Demonstrate behaviors that conserve, reuse, and recycle resources to maintain the environment. Area of Study Textiles, Fashion, and Apparel Utilize elements and principles of design in designing, constructing, and or/altering textile, apparel, and fashion products. Demonstrate basic skills for producing and altering textile products and apparel.
Media Standards: Media Arts has no teaching license associated with it, it is a logical credit for CTE to pursue. The course would need to document how it meets the grade level appropriate media arts standards, but since there is no license, the highly qualified teacher required is not applicable. Inger Wegener (via ) c areer and Technical Education Coordinator Department of Organizational Leadership, Policy, and Development University of Minnesota
Upcycling is returning materials to a useable form. Recycling is changing the composition of the materials. i.e.: pop bottle
The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average person throws away 70 pounds of clothing per year –3.8 billion pounds of unnecessary waste added to our landfills.
Deaf Student Art Academy spot.com/ spot.com/
Pinterest – i.e.: Jeans jeans/ jeans/ Blog “Trash-in/Fash-in Project” and School Run Recycling Center – Spanish Club rofdev175.shtml rofdev175.shtml
A New Dress A Day for 365 days SMART – Educational Resources kids/index.cfm kids/index.cfm
Books: The Travels of a T-Shirt in the Global Economy" Life story of a simple t-shirt over five years. Economy/dp/ Many inspiration & “how-to’s” available Videos: Trashed Documentary – Jeremy Irons ▪ The Story of Stuff ▪
Raw Fusion Fashion Show – 2014 Fundraiser organized by the Minnesota River Builders Association - $12,000 raised Sponsors a community program every year. Companies or organizations sponsor an entry – create it and model (hair & makeup donated) Theme every year – announced in January