At the beginning of the unit I only used WhatsApp and Messages and I didn’t have any other social media. Sometimes being the only one who didn’t have Instagram or other social media apps, was really annoying but after going through this unit and seeing what can happen from having social media my perspective on […]
This week, we made a few bags, testing a few different types of hemming. We’re currently using a style of hemming in which we hem the edge and then iron it. We have made 5 T-Shirt bags so far and hopefully we can make more. We’ll be moving forward next week, trying to make both […]
During HASS we have been learning about water situations around the world. In some places they have to walk 5ks twice a day to a well and back again. Carrying the 20 litres or more of water can cause damage to the spine and if they carry the water on their heads to their skull. […]
In HASS we have been studying the legal system and the court system. During class we did a role play of a court case. The case was Goldilocks against the State of WA. Goldilocks had been charged with the crime of entering another’s place of residence and stealing from them. We were given positions and […]
This week we made our first T-Shirt bag. We cut the T-Shirt’s sleeves and neckline off. Then we had to hem the edges so they wouldn’t fray. We also had to sow up the bottom. Next week we’re going to make another bag but this time tying up the bottom using a special technique. We’re […]
This week we started to design and edit our ideas. We had to find out what properties our product needed to have and how we could make sure that the product would work. We also made a sketch of what our product would look like.