This Benjamin Franklin handout & reference also includes:
Rather than focusing on Franklin's experiments, this resource presents some of the political contributions of the man called, "The First American."
89 Views 88 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
- Have class groups research Franklin's life, inventions, writings, and political contributions in greater depth
- The ninth in a series of 16 resources that focus on the contributors to the principles on which the US government is founded
- The resource is best suited to middle school classes
- The packet contains a brief overview of Franklin's contributions, illustrations, and writing prompts
- The information provided is very general