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 the performance:
Constitution Day – September 17th
Franklin’s Birthday – January 17th