Sunday, August 16, 2009
Week 6, Term 3 : How is silk made?
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This week we are writing about HOW THINGS ARE MADE. In class last week you studied How Tea is Produced and Distributed. You also know about How Bananas are Produced and Shipped to Europe and America.
Watch the video above about HOW SILK IS MADE in Bangladesh.
Complete the following exericse:
(i) Put the steps in the correct order
(ii)Change the sentences from ACTIVE voice to PASSIVE voice
A) The women immerse the coccoons in boiling water. The silk worm inside the coccoon dies.
B) The women collect and sort huge piles of golden silk worm coccoons
C) The women wind the raw, silk thread onto a spindle. They dry it and then ship it to a textile factory
D) After boiling, the women cool the coccoons and take them to a loom. They unravel the coccoons onto the spool.
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