Summer Sewing "Selfie Time"

Friday

 

 

 

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 a coloring stickers. Cut around them when done.

  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 was your favorite camp activity this week?

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, tote bag

  • VIDEO "Sewing The Tote Bag"

  • Campers: sew around the tote bag

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

11am

  • EITHER:

  • Continue working on Tote Bag (this needs to be finished before moving on)

  • Work On Stickers

  • Add Made-By Label to Tote Bag

END OF DAY FOR AM CAMPERS -  SHOW & TELL

12PM LUNCH BREAK

 

1pm - 1.45pm ACTIVITY 

 

SPEECH BUBBLE KEYCHAIN

​Supplies: speech bubble keychain, key ring

NOTE: Campers should cut keychain if they haven't already.

  • VIDEO "Speech Bubble Keychain"

  • Campers who finish early can color on coloring sheet.

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

 

1.55pm - 2.15pm (20 Minutes)

  • EITHER

  • Complete Dream Catcher

  • Finish Friendship Bracelets

  • Work on bookmark 1 (whip stitch around sides)

  • Coloring

 

2.15pm WIND DOWN

  • Clean up

  • Today's Show & Tell "Take turns looking at everyone's projects"

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

TELL CAMPERS ABOUT OUR OTHER CAMPS!

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 complete the tote bag

  • To make stickers

  • To make a keychain*

      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

Sewing The Tote Bag

GENERAL SUPPLIES In Camper's

Box From SEW HAPPY:

  • Sharp scissors

  • 3 Needles

  • 3 Needle threaders

  • Pincushion

  • 8 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

Speech Bubble Keychain

FINAL Show & Tell 

Have students show all their completed projects

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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