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Clothing Care for Looking Good!

20 minutes 33 seconds

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As two junior-high students sort through donated clothes, they share their laundry knowledge with each other. Looks at the steps in doing laundry as they check labels for clothing-care instructions; sort by color, texture, and soiling; pretreat stains; wash with the correct amount of detergent; and dry and fold the clothes. Includes helpful tips about dry-cleaning costs and stain removal.

Media Details

Runtime: 20 minutes 33 seconds

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Grade Level: 8 - 12
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    Julie M. (Bedford, NH)
    March 28th, 2022 at 08:27 PM

    The video was relevant to teaching as a complimentary resource for "lessons in laundry care unit" that I am currently teaching.

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    Julie M. (Bedford, NH)
    March 28th, 2022 at 08:27 PM

    The video was relevant to teaching as a complimentary resource for "lessons in laundry care unit" that I am currently teaching.

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    Christie S. (Talladega, AL)
    February 11th, 2015 at 09:23 AM

    My students really enjoyed watching this!