Ben Franklin Thinks Big

by Sheila Keenan

On Sale: 11/06/2018

Ben Franklin Thinks Big

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Ben Franklin Thinks Big

by Sheila Keenan

illustrated by Gustavo Mazali

On Sale: 11/06/2018


About the Book

The life of Ben Franklin, a key leader in the founding of the United States, is introduced in this early reader biography.

Ben Franklin was a famous inventor, statesman, and writer who helped the thirteen colonies become the United States. From inventing the lightning rod to helping write the Declaration of Independence, his big ideas had a lasting impact on American history.

Beginning readers will learn about the milestones in Ben Franklin’s life in this Level Two I Can Read biography. This biography includes bonus materials, complete with a timeline and historical illustrations, including Franklin’s electrical machine invention and his leaf print money that couldn’t be counterfeited.

Ben Franklin Thinks Big is a Level Two I Can Read, geared for kids who read on their own but still need a little help. Whether shared at home or in a classroom, the engaging stories, longer sentences, and language play of Level Two books are proven to help kids take their next steps toward reading success.

Critical Praise

Nicely composed and beautifully lit, Mazali’s illustrations are infused with warmth and life. An attractive introduction to Franklin for young readers. — Booklist



Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780062432643
  • ISBN 10: 0062432648
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 11/06/2018
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price:21.00 CAD
  • Ages: 4 to 8
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Readers / Beginner
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Political
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
  • BISAC4 : JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical

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