Learning to Knit

Cover: Learning to Knit



Learn how to knit with these fun activities.


  • Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6
  • Dewey: 677/.028245
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
  • Reinforced book (9781610804776): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2013
  • Paperback (9781610806510): 32 pages, © 2013
  • PDF (9781610805643): 32 pages, © 2013
  • Hosted ebook (9781610808439): 32 pages, © 2013
  • Series: How-to Library


  • Lexile® Measure: 860
  • Guided Reading Level: O

BISAC Subjects

Table of Contents

  • Creating With Yarn
  • Spread the Word
  • Choosing Your Yarn
  • Basic Tools
  • Getting Started
  • Knit Stitch
  • Purl Stitch
  • Reaching the End
  • Swatch Out!
  • Bold Stripe Hand Warmers
  • Double Color Binder Cover
  • Floor Flair T-Shirt Rug
  • Practice and Experiment
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author


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Author: Dana Meachen Rau

Dana Meachen Rau is the author of more than 200 books for children. She has written a variety of nonfiction titles on many subjects, including books on history, science, toys, and crafts, as well as biographies. When she is not working in her home office, she is outside walking or running in her sneakers around her neighborhood in Burlington, Connecticut.


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