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Ben Franklin and His First Kite (Childhood of Famous Americans)

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Ten-year-old Ben Franklin finds working in his father's candle shop boring — he'd much rather be doing experiments. He can't wait to try out his latest idea. With nothing but a simple kite, can Ben get across the pond — without swimming a single stroke?

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Ben Franklin and His First Kite (PB)

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Ten-year-old Ben Franklin finds working in his father's candle shop boring — he'd much rather be doing experiments. He can't wait to try out his latest idea. With nothing but a simple kite, can Ben get across the pond — without swimming a single stroke?

About the Author

Stephen Krensky is the author of more than a hundred books for children, including andlt;iandgt;How Santa Got His Jobandlt;/iandgt; (an ALA Notable Book) and andlt;iandgt;Big Bad Wolves at Schoolandlt;/iandgt;. He and his wife, Joan, live in Lexington, Massachusetts. You can visit him at StephenKrensky.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689849848
Author:
Dodson, Bert
Author:
Dodson, Bert
Author:
ert Dodson
Author:
National Geographic Learning
Author:
B
Publisher:
Simon Spotlight
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Subject:
United States - Revolutionary War
Subject:
Scientists
Subject:
Inventors
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Experiments
Subject:
Science & Technology - Inventions & Discoveries
Subject:
Technology - Inventions & Discoveries
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Ready-to-read COFA
Publication Date:
June 2002
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 2.31 oz
Age Level:
5-7

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