Type
Word Search
Description

blue clothing
breeches
catholic priests
coifes
colors
elaborate robes
feathered hats
heavy materials
linen
madderroot
puritans
purity
rich colonists
silk
slaves
strictness
sumptuary laws
vegetable dye
velvet
wool

fabrics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

burlap
cashmere
corduroy
cotton
denim
flannel
fur
gauze
lace
linen
leather
knitted
mesh
polyster
rayon
silk
tulle
velvet
wool

Original 13 Colonies Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

Travler Pilgrim
a crop grown to be sold cash crop
person/institution that owes a sum of money debtors
supporting democracy or its principles democratic
blue dye obtained from various plants indigo
Wampanoag leader who waged King Phillip's War with New England Metacom
a large area of land where crops are grown plantation
a person who follows strict moral rules and who believes that pleasure is wrong puritans
A member of the Religious Society of Friends Quakers
a type of colonial administration of the British overseas territories royal colony
state laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners slave codes
Patuxet man who assisted the Pilgrims after their first winter in what is now Massachusetts Squanto
a form of government in which a country is ruled by religious leaders theocracy
water that flows over land during high tide Tidewater
a plant that produces leaves which are smoked in cigarettes, pipes, etc. tobacco
A Puritan religious leader of the seventeenth century Roger Williams
a remote undeveloped rural area backcountry
an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy Anne Hutchinson
an English real estate entrepreneur, early Quaker William Penn
an agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the Mayflower in 1620 Mayflower Compact

Fibres to Fabrics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

_____________ fibres come from plant and animal sources Natural
plant sources include cotton and ________ Linen
Cotton comes from __________ __________ Cotton plant
Animal sources include ______ and silk wool
linen comes from the ________ plant flax
Manufactured fibres are created from a ____________ of raw materials Mixture
Examples of __________ fibres are viscose and acetate Regenerated
Examples of synthetic fibres are ___________ and acrylic polyester
Cotton grows in ______, moist climates hot
Undesirable properties of cotton are _____________, not very stretchy, burns easily & shrinks Creases
Flax grows in ________, damp climates cool
Wool is the most common ___________ fibre used animal
when wool is cleaned and combed it is called __________ Carding
Wool is used to make household products such as blankets, _____________ and rugs carpets
Silk is produced from a _________________ Silkworm
The worms spin __________ of silk cocoons
Regenerated fibres contain _____________ because they come from plants cellulose
__________ describes the thickness of manufactured fibres Denier
When cotton & polyester are mixed together ____________ is created Polycotton
Printing means applying colour and _________ to one side of the fabric only pattern

Fun with fabrics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

acrylic
calico
cotton
crepe
damask
denim
felt
fleece
fur
gauze
georgette
goretex
jersey
khaki
knits
lace
leather
linen
mesh
muslin
nylon
oilskin
organza
paisley
polyester
poplin
rayon
sateen
satin
seersucker
silk
suede
taffeta
tartan
terrycloth
tulle
tweed
twill
velour
velvet
voile
wool

Puritanism Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Europe
Education
God's Law
Church Of Rome
Beliefs
Sixteenth Century
Colonies
Puritan Movement
Bible
God
Religion
Purity
New England
Church of England
Puritanism

Sewing Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

top stitching
pattern layout
buttons
marking tool
needle
thread
zipper
pattern envelope
preshrink
stay stitching
edge stitching
crosswise grain
lengthwise grain
bias
selvage
pattern pieces
grading
ease
nap
kit
non-woven
woven
acrylic
polyester
synthetic fibers
silk
nylon
linen
cotton
wool

20 textile words Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Sheer, voile-like textile ninon
a synthetic polymer fiber that contains at least 85% acrylonitrile. Acrylic
a sewing technique in which fabric shapes, lace or trim, are sewn onto a foundation fabric to create designs. Appliqué
a soft fibre that grows around the seeds o Cotton
denotes a rugged cotton twill textile. Denim
color fabric. There Dyes
decorative needlework Embroidery
The fibers form the structure of the fabric. Felt
garment worker folds up a cut edge, folds it up again, and then sews it down. Hem
Knitting is the Process of inter-looping of yarns or inter-meshing of loops Knitting
The fabric is lightweight openwork fabric, patterned, Lace
fibers woven in a grid-like structure Net
natural protein fiber that can be woven into textiles Silk
protective shield worn on the finger or thumb. Thimble
type of tufted fabric in which the cut threads are very evenly distributed, Velvet
fiber derived from the hair of domesticated animals, usually sheep. Wool
long continuous length of interlocked fibers, Yarn
trimming in clothing and home decorating Trim
is a fine woven fabric or gauze. Tissue
single turn or loop of the thread or yarn in sewing, Stitch

Colonial Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

If your father or grandfather went through the religious conversion, you get partial church membership Half-way covenant
a document signed on the mayflower which created laws,and if you signed, you agreed. Mayflower compact
english protestants who believed in strict religious discipline and the simplification of worship puritans
A group of investors who fund a trip to a colony and split the profits joint stock company
An area settled by immigrants that is ruled by a mother country colony
an economic policy in which a nation tries to get and keep as much bullion as possible mercantilism
a religious society who believes men and women are equal quakers
joint stock company that funded and founded Jamestown Virginia company
first representitive assembly in the new world House of Burgesses
A three way system of trade in which Africa sent slaves to America, America sent Raw Materials to Europe, and Europe sent Guns and Rum to Africa. triangle trade

Thirteen Colonies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the people who traveled by boat from England and created the first permanent settlement in New England at Plymouth in 1620 Pilgrim
A member of the Religious Society of Friends, a Christian movement founded by George Fox c. 1650. Quakers
A system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god. Theocracy
Water brought or affected by tides. Tidewater
Pawtuxet Indian, later of the Wampanoag tribe in what is now Massachusetts. Squanto
A person or institution that owes a sum of money. Debtors
The founder of the colony of Georgia JamesOglethorpe
Hostility and ill-treatment, especially because of race or political of religious beliefs. Persecution
pertaining to or characteristic of a people, especially a group (ethnic group) sharing a common and distinctive culture, religion, language, or the like. EthnicDiversity
A tropical plant of the pea family, which was formerly widely cultivated as a source of dark blue dye. Indigo
A person under contract to work for another person for a definite period of time, usually without pay but in exchange for free passage to a new country. IndenturedServants
When people allow other people to think or practice other religions and beliefs. ReligiousTolerance
The Middle colonies were referred to this. BreadbasketColonies
An estate on which crops such as coffee, sugar, and tobacco are cultivated by resident labor. Plantation
A type of British colony mostly in North America and the Caribbean in the 17th century. ProprietaryColony
A member of a group of English Protestants of the late 16th and 17th centuries who regarded the Reformation of the Church of England under Elizabeth as incomplete and sought to simplify and regulate forms of worship. Puritans
An agreement reached by the Pilgrims on the ship the Mayflower in 1620, just before they landed at Plymouth Rock. MayflowerCompact
A Puritan spiritual adviser, mother of 15, and an important participant in the Antinomian Controversy that shook the infant Massachusetts Bay Colony from 1636 to 1638. AnneHutchinson
Sparsely inhabited rural areas. Backcountry
State laws established to determine the status of slaves and the rights of their owners. Slavecodes

Hair and Fiber Evidence Extra Credit Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

anagen
asbestos
catagen
chemical
comparison
cotton
cuticle
DNA
dye
eumelanin
fiber
fiberglass
follicle
imbricate
keratin
medulla
natural
pattern
pheomelanin
plant
polyester
polymer
satin
silk
similar
spinous
synthetic
telogen
textile
thread
transfer
trilobal
twill
warp
weave
weft
wool
yarn