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Sabrina

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

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