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Laundry Blues [electronic resource]: The Case of the Missing Necklace

Learning Zone Express (Firm)
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Tara's mother's emerald necklace has been stolen! Teach your students the dos and don'ts of washing clothes as the teenage sleuths try to figure out "whodunit"-and why the laundry room is the center of the mystery. A fun way to communicate some clothing care basics, like reading care labels, pre-treating stains, separating darks from lights, and dealing with delicates. Correlates to all applicable National and State Educational Standards including the NCLB Act.
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Run Time
17 min.
7 to 12
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Apr. 14, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Case of the Missing Necklace
  • Missing Necklace (1:15)
  • Importance of Sorting Clothes Before Laundering (1:31)
  • Laundry Shrinks Sweater (0:56)
  • Fabric Care and Laundry (1:16)
  • How to Avoid Linty Clothes (0:59)
  • Tips for Using Bleach (1:06)
  • Clothing Care Labels (0:51)
  • Clues (0:59)
  • Dryer Settings (1:11)
  • Stain Removers: Fingernail Polish (0:59)
  • Laundry Culprit (1:00)
  • Before Washing Clothes (1:15)
  • Review of Laundry Rules (1:13)
  • How to Wash White Items (0:42)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c2006.
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41217 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
1 streaming video file (17 min.) : sd., col., digital file. + instructional materials (online)
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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