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SUGGESTED LEARNING/TEACHING RESOURCES

Needlework Tools and Equipment

1. Sewing Machines (choose whichever is suitable)

·          Treadle

·          Electric

·          Hand

2. Ironing Surfaces

·          Ironing board

·          Ironing table/blanket/sheet

·          Sleeve board

3. Cutting out table

4. Large minor

5. Storage cupboards/wardrobes

·          clothes hangers

6. Scissors

·          dressmakers shears

·          buttonholes scissors

·          embroidery scissors

·          paper scissors

7. Tape measures

8. Dressmakers pins

9. Needles

10. Tracing wheels/dressmakers carbon papers

11. Metre rulers

12. Seam rippers

13. Stilettos *

14. Bodkin *

15. Tailors chalk

16. French curve *

 

* Not compulsory

 

Sewing Notions

• machine sewing threads

• tacking thread

• materials for coursework and samples

• trimmings- ribbons, lace, embroidery threads (depending on coursework articles)

• fasteners

 

Cooking tools and equipment

1. Cookers/stoves (choose which ever is suitable)

·          gas

·          electric

·          kerosene

·          charcoal

·          firewood

·          microwave

2. Food storage equipment

·          cupboards

·          refrigerators

3. Saucepans/sufurias/pots (all with covers)

4. Frying pans

·          deep fryingpan

·          flat frying pan

5. Clay pots

6. Pressure cooker

7. Knives

·          kitchen knife (french chef knife)

·          vegetable knife

·          bread knife

·          palette knife

·          potato peeler

·          table knives

8. Spoons

·          tablespoons

·          dessert spoons

·          teaspoons

·          serving spoon

9. Forks

·          meat fork

·          chefs folk

·          desert fork

10. Cups

·          plastics

·          tea cups

·          mugs

11. Glasses - drinking glasses

12. Fish slice

13. Flour dredgers

14. Sieves

·          large

15. Mixing bowls

16. chopping boards

17. Plates

·          kitchen- plastic, enamel

·          table

·          platters

18. Measuring/equipment

·          measuring jug

·          measuring spoons

·          measuring cups

·          weighing scale

19. Rolling pins

20. Casserole dishes *

21. Serving dishes

22. Graters

23. Kettles

24. Kitchen scissors *

25. Mortar and pestle *

26. Salt shakers

27. Waterjug

28. Trays

29. whisks

·          hand

·          rotary

30. Potato mashers

31. Skewers*

32. Roasting dish

33. Dustbin with cover

34. Labour saving, equipment *

·                 meat miner

·                 food processors

·                 blenders

·                 juicers

·                 extractors

·                 deep fryers

·                 rice cookers

·                 shredders

·                 sandwich makers

 

* Not compulsory

 

Baking Equipment

1. baking tins

2. baking trays

3. cooling trays

4. bread tins

 

Cleaning and Laundering Equipment

1.Water storage equipment

2.Water heater

3. Basins

5. Dustpan

4. Buckets

6. Brooms

·          yard broom

·          soft broom

·          carpet brush *

7. Brushes

·          clothes brush

·          scrubbing brush

·          shoe brushes

·          cobweb brush

·          bottle brush *

8. Rubber squeezers *

9. Floor mops, rags or cloths

10. Dusters

11. Clothes line

12. Pegs

13. Hangers

14. Irons

15. Ironing surfaces

16. Soap dishes

17. Garbage bin with cover (large)

* Not compulsory