Summer Sewing "Selfie Time"

Tuesday

 

 

 

Schedule

8.45am BE READY

  • Be ready for start of camp

  • Enter Zoom meeting

  • Be wearing your headset and test the microphone

  • Have participants/campers on mute

  • Have samples ready to show during Meet 'n' Greet

  • Have materials ready for demonstration if needed

  • Have water close by

  • Have camper info in case you need to contact a parent by phone

9am MEET 'n' GREET

  1. Admit campers.

  2. Greet campers whilst waiting for everyone to join.

  3. Have campers start on the Welcome Activity - "Selfie Polaroids"

  4. This is the time we would like the campers to interact so keep them UNMUTED and ask them to tell an interesting fact you (the instructor) choose.

 

SUGGESTION: What is your favorite sport?

9.40am - 9.55am (15 Mins)

GOALS

  • With campers muted:

    • Introduce camp projects

      • Show samples of each item​

      • Explain goals for the week

      • and goals for today

    • Camp Guidelines - click here

9.55am - 10.45am (50 Minutes)

 

SEWING ACTIVITY

Supplies needed: pincushion, needle threader, scissors, needle and thread, 4 tote bag straps

  • VIDEO "Pin The Straps"

  • Campers: pin the straps​​

  • VIDEO "Stitch The Straps"

  • Campers: start stitching the straps

10.45am 15 MINUTE BREAK (Use this time to help anyone catch up)

11am

  • Continue stitching the straps

12PM LUNCH BREAK

 

1pm - 1.45pm ACTIVITY 

 

POMPOMS (PART OF DREAM CATCHER)

  • Campers need to open bag labelled "Photo Booth Props"

  • VIDEO "Pompoms"

  • Campers who finish early can make more pompoms or color on coloring sheet.

1.45pm 10 MINUTE BREAK (use this time to help anyone if needed)

 

1.55pm - 2.15pm (20 Minutes) CIRCLE BOOKMARK

  • Supplies needed: Bag labelled "Circle Bookmark"

  • Campers: stitch circle bookmark

  • Campers who finish early should work on coloring sheet

 

2.35pm WIND DOWN

  • Clean up

  • Prepare for tomorrow

  • Today's Show & Tell "Something you or someone else sewed"

  • Show 'n' tell ( plan what campers bring for show 'n' tell tomorrow)

  • Campers share "what I liked about camp today..."

3pm END OF DAY

  • End zoom meeting for all - do not leave open

  • Make sure you are prepared for tomorrow

      Goals for today

(morning and afternoon groups*)

  • To sew the straps of the tote bag

  • To make pompoms for the dream catcher*

  • To make an extra bookmark

      Goals for the week

  • To learn how to sew

  • To make a bookmark, tote bag, keychain and dream catcher

  • To have fun and to make new "virtual" friends

Pin The Straps
Stitch The Straps

GENERAL SUPPLIES In Camper's

Box From SEW HAPPY:

  • Sharp scissors

  • 3 Needles

  • 3 Needle threaders

  • Pincushion

  • 6 Pins

  • 3 Spools of thread

  • Seam ripper

  • Thimble

  • 6" Ruler

  • Project Bags

CAMPERS HAVE BEEN ASKED TO SUPPLY:

  • Markers or colored pencils for coloring

  • Sharpies

  • Fabric Markers (optional)

PROJECTS INCLUDE:

  • Selfie Tote Bag

  • Speech Bubble Keychain

  • Bookmarks

  • Friendship Bracelets

  • Dream Catcher

  • Stickers

  • Photo Booth Props

WELCOME ACTIVITY

Pompoms

For tomorrow's Show & Tell bring....

A photo of your favoritE pet or animal

Circle Bookmark

Click here for "Would You Rather...."  use these when you have time during the breaks or if the campers need a break!

Click here for "Scavenger Hunt"  a fun activity to get campers interacting

Extra Videos You May Need To Access

How To Untangle A Knot
Whip Stitch
Tying A Knot
Lock Stitch

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