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Benjamin

Franklin

An American Sensation...

This dramatic performance highlights Benjamin Franklin as a printer, inventor, and statesman. Filled with quips, quotes, and a touch of humor, audiences will sit spellbound as the story of Benjamin Franklin's life unravels before their eyes. Historical slide images accompany this forty-five minute monologue followed by a post-performance discussion.

A lesson activity packet accompanies this performance.

Target Grade Levels: 3, 5, and 8

TEKS Connection: Grades 3, 5, and 8 (TEKS = Texas Essential Knowledge &Skills)

Significant Dates Associated With This Performance:

Contitution Day – September 17th

Franklin’s Birthday – January 17th