Budget Sewing Project ideas for elementary school Kids

I'm a volunteer Fashion Design/Sewing teacher at my kids school. I teach 3rd thru 8th graders in the afterschool program. My challenges include: no budget, limited supplies, and many kids struggle with attention, motor skill, and confident issues. I have tested some of these projects but most are ideas that I want to try!


Budget Sewing Project ideas for elementary school Kids

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