Thomas Edison Kevin Ngo
Birth – Date and Place <ul><li>Born in 1847 </li></ul><ul><li>In a small town of Milan, Ohio </li></ul>
Family <ul><li>Has a mom </li></ul><ul><li>Has six siblings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marion, William, Callie, Harriet, Samuel...
Early Childhood Life <ul><li>Thomas Edison went to school. When he was 7 years old, he and his family moved to Port Huron ...
Education <ul><li>Entered a school at Port Huron and went to college. </li></ul><ul><li>He loved to read. </li></ul><ul><l...
Accomplishments and Awards <ul><li>Thomas Edison started to make invention. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Light bulb, Telephone, E...
Obstacles Thomas Overcame <ul><li>When he was young, Thomas Edison was has a hearing problem and he was teased by other ki...
Why I think Thomas  is a hero <ul><li>Because he invented stuff to help us. Like a Light bulb and he does not invent weapo...
Famous Quotes <ul><li>“I would not fail, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work, I am proud of the fact that I never ...
Death – Date and Place <ul><li>Thomas Edison died at the West Orange, New Jersey on October 18, 1931. He died at age 84. <...
Other Interesting Facts <ul><li>He had a hearing problem. </li></ul><ul><li>He does not invent weapons to kill. </li></ul>...
Bibliography <ul><li>www.yahookids.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.thomasedison.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.brainquotes.com </li><...
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  1. 1. Thomas Edison Kevin Ngo
  2. 2. Birth – Date and Place <ul><li>Born in 1847 </li></ul><ul><li>In a small town of Milan, Ohio </li></ul>
  3. 3. Family <ul><li>Has a mom </li></ul><ul><li>Has six siblings </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marion, William, Callie, Harriet, Samuel and Eliza </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Early Childhood Life <ul><li>Thomas Edison went to school. When he was 7 years old, he and his family moved to Port Huron Michigan after his father got hired as a carpenter at the fort Gratial Military post. When Thomas Edison was 10, he set up his own laboratory in his basement. At age 12, he printed a weekly newspaper. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Education <ul><li>Entered a school at Port Huron and went to college. </li></ul><ul><li>He loved to read. </li></ul><ul><li>He open a laboratory at his basement. </li></ul><ul><li>He got a hearing problem. </li></ul><ul><li>He got a job as a train boy on the Grand Truck Railway. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Accomplishments and Awards <ul><li>Thomas Edison started to make invention. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Light bulb, Telephone, Electric lamp, Electric machines, Vacuum apparatus, Electric- arc light, photo graph record, mass communication, telecommunication, motion picture, storage battery, sound microphone, electric generator </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Obstacles Thomas Overcame <ul><li>When he was young, Thomas Edison was has a hearing problem and he was teased by other kids. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Why I think Thomas is a hero <ul><li>Because he invented stuff to help us. Like a Light bulb and he does not invent weapons to kill. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Famous Quotes <ul><li>“I would not fail, I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work, I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.” </li></ul>
  10. 10. Death – Date and Place <ul><li>Thomas Edison died at the West Orange, New Jersey on October 18, 1931. He died at age 84. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Other Interesting Facts <ul><li>He had a hearing problem. </li></ul><ul><li>He does not invent weapons to kill. </li></ul><ul><li>He invented the light bulb. </li></ul><ul><li>He invented things that we use today like a light bulb and a telephone. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Bibliography <ul><li>www.yahookids.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.thomasedison.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.brainquotes.com </li></ul>

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