And Sew It Begins

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    Morning Class (9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CST)

Do you like to make things? Have you wondered what it would be like to design and build things out of fabric? In this exploratory class, you will learn the basics of hand sewing and machine sewing to create simple and useful projects. Students will discover how to cut fabric, modify a pattern, sew straight and curved seams, attach zippers, and much more! Each project is customizable so your creations are truly your own. We will discuss budgeting, safety, and ergonomics and use the engineering design process, logic, and 3D modeling.  We will start with small items like pencil pouches and then move to more complex projects based on student interests.  ($25 course fee)

About ExplorSchool

For Rising 6th – 8th Grade Students

Your Summer of Discovery Awaits

MITY’s ExplorSchool provides rising 6th-8th grade students a unique opportunity to investigate new topics and dive deeper into their passions at a level that is challenging and motivating.  Intellectually curious students take two classes, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, enabling them to explore different disciplines, experience things that are not possible within a normal school setting, and forge new friendships.

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