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APPAREL & TEXTILE PRODUTION I

Here are a few pictures of our first project for Apparel & Textile Production I.

Learning about fabric patterns, layouts and sewing garments

Students in Apparel and Textile Production I worked with commercial patterns to create a pair of pants for their first garment. These are some pictures of students laying out their fabric, cutting and sewing!

Foods II Enterprise

Our Foods II students produced meals to go for their enterprise project this semester.
The students determined the menu choices based on a survey of teachers in our school. Then students prepared and tested the recipes prior to going into production for the week. All foods were prepared from scratch and packaged for the customers to bake when they arrived home. We offered an entree and a dessert item each week. Here is a picture of making the burritos assembly line.

First Catering Project of 2014-2015

In September, the Foods II class catered an event for Communities in Schools Chatham County (formerly Chatham County Together) board

Foods II Cake Decorating!

Our Foods II class catered lunch for the counselors across the county. The theme this year is about super heros so we made and decorated two cakes to represent the theme. Below are Emily Jones and Christy Bealiveau holding the completed projects!
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