In this 2 week class, students will learn how to read a pattern and make their very own penguin pal to keep them company.
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In this class students will learn how to read a crochet pattern and make their very own penguin pal. Students should know how to hold a crochet hook and yarn, single crochet, increase and decrease stitches. Day 1: Students will learn how to read their first part of their pattern (the body section) and begin to work on their project. We will spend the first hour working on the body of the penguin and answering any questions or concerns that the students may have about the project. Day...
Students will improve on their single crochet stitching, increasing and decreasing stitches. They will also learn how to sew a simple "Whip Stitch" to attach pieces onto the whole for a complete project and they will learn how to read a crochet pattern.
Students will need to complete some parts of the project on their own, this will take between one to six hours depending on their own individual skill and speed. Day 1: Finish main body piece Day 2: Finish all additional body pieces; beak, flippers and belly. Day 3: Finish attaching all body pieces if not completed in class. Day 4: Finish crocheting/ attaching scarf onto the penguin.
Medium weight yarn  -Red Heart is the most common. --Black --White --Yellow/ orange --Two additional color of students choice for scarf (optional) Crochet Hook--Size (pick one) 4.5mm, 5.00mm, 5.5mm US sized H, I, J One tapestry/ crochet needle for sewing on the loose pieces. Buttons or doll eye pins for the eyes of the penguin.
1 hour 50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
pattern can be found for free on raverly.com as well as additional patterns.
Maureen KirkpatrickA Little About Me
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Hello! My name is Maureen Kirkpatrick. I have been teaching in a few different aspects since I was sixteen years old. I first started out working in an after school program aimed at helping students complete their homework, learn new skills (like;...