Delve into the life of Founding Father Ben Franklin. From printer, to politician, to diplomat, inventor and more, Franklin did it all! Discover how his influence is still alive today in many everyday objects and institutions and whether common beliefs about him are fact or fiction. Make your own kite to commemorate his experiments with electricity.

Suggested for ages 8 and up

Length of time: 15 minutes

Ben Franklin Fact or Fiction

Make a Kite Like Ben Franklin Instructions & Supply List