K.6:2. Know the triumphs in American legends and historical accounts through the stories of such people as Pocahontas, George Washington, Booker T. Washington, Daniel Boone, and Benjamin Franklin.
NGSS: ETS1. A- Defining Engineering Problems: A situation that people want to change can be approached as a problem to be solved through engineering. Such problems may have many acceptable solutions.
Read below to find out how Benjamin Franklin discovered:
Source: (2014, August 29). Ben Franklin's Famous Kite Experiment. [digital image]. Retrieved from http://instituteforenergyresearch.org/history-electricity/
A song about electricity, watch video and pay close attention to 1:35-1:50.
Watch the story told by other students of how Benjamin Franklin discovered electricity
Read about how Ben Franklin's famous discovery of electricity was a very dangerous experiment
Source: Reyer, D. (2015, July 21). Avoid Damage from Lightning this Season. [digital image]. Retrieved from http://hudsonvalleynewsnetwork.com/2015/07/21/lightning-protection-for-you-and-your-home/
Read and find out why electricity is so important for everyone, everyday