Use these samples to show your students what minimally processed wool looks like. The kit comes with a sample of scoured wool and another sample of wool top. Scoured wool is wool that has been washed commercially so that grease and vegetable matter are removed. Wool top is wool that has been scoured, carded, and combed. Order this kit online from agclassroomstore.com.
Lessons Associated with this Resource
- A Common Thread: The Significance of Wool in Medieval England
- From Wool to Wheel
- Baa, Ram, Ewe... Sheep Tales
- Bartering Through the Seasons
- Clothes on the Grow
- A Tail of Two Sheep