Buttons are helpful little things! They help keep your clothes together now, but they weren’t always functional. Originally buttons were used as a decoration on clothes. It wasn’t until the 13th century that they were used to close buttonhole. Here are some extra fun facts about buttons!
- The oldest button record was found in Pakistan and is dated back 5,000 years!
- There are multiple kinds of buttons. Some types include flat, shank, and stud buttons!
- A button can be made out of any material!
Download this handout to color in the buttons and learn how to write!