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  • 1. Benjamin Franklin Sabrina Boyles
  • 2. Birth – Date and Place
    • January 17,1706
    • Boston Massachusetts
  • 3. Early Childhood Life
    • When 12 worked in brothers print shop
    • At age 24 owned a newspaper in Philadelphia
    • Printed a book called Poor Richard’s Almanac
  • 4. Family
    • Elizabeth (sister)
    • Samual (brother)
    • Hannah (sister)
    • Josiah (brother)
    • Anne (sister)
    • Joseph I (brother)
    • Joseph II (brother)
    • John (brother)
    • Peter (brother)
    • Mary (sister)
    • James (brother)
    • Sarah (sister)
    • Ebenezer (brother)
    • Thomas (brother)
    • Benjamin (ben franklin)
  • 5. Why I think Ben is a hero
    • He invented the Lighting rod to keep people safe
  • 6. Education
    • Became a minister for France for many years
    • Home schooled/taught himself
    • Apprenticed as a printer
    • Honorary doctor of laws
    • Universities of Edinburgh and Oxford
  • 7. Accomplishments and Awards
    • Helped write the Declaration of independence
    • Signed the Constitution of the united state’s
    • Invented Bifocal glasses
    • Invented Lighting rod
    • And the Franklin stove
  • 8. Obstacles Benjamin Overcame
    • Had to go on a war boat so he couldn’t see his wife and children
  • 9. Famous Quotes
    • “Remember that time is money”
    • “Little stoke’s fell great oak’s”
    • “Plough deep while sluggards sleep”
    • “God help’s them that help themselves”
    • “He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing
    • “There never was a good war or a bad peace”
  • 10. Death – Date and Place
    • Died in his sleep in his house
    • April 17,1790
  • 11. Other Interesting Facts
    • Had many brothers and sisters
  • 12. Bibliography
    • www. World book online
    • Kids news room. Com
    • www. Garden of praise