Reading Rainbow: Making Garments
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Mistress Nora teaches LeVar Burton the process of making garments in days of old, from sheering, to spinning, to weaving, to dyeing.

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  1. How is sheep's wool prepared for spinning?
  2. Where do the colors for dyeing come from?
  3. What does a loom do?

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