National Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix
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How It's Made: Cotton Yarn
In just under five minutes, this video shows how cotton is processed in modern factories. See cotton cleaned, carded, coiled, drawn, stretched, spun, and wound onto giant spools—all by machines. In 48 hours raw cotton is transformed into cotton yarn.
Lessons Associated with this Resource
- Applying Heredity Concepts
- Clothes on the Grow
- Growing a Nation: Seeds of Change
- King Cotton (Grades 3-5)
- King Cotton (Grades 6-8)
- King Cotton (Grades 9-12)
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