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Benjamin Franklin Extraordinary

a Problem-Based Learning Project

Step 2 - What do you need to learn about Benjamin Franklin's accomplishments?

(Working in a group? Put the initials of the person assigned to find the fact/info.

Biography info:



Accomplishments info:



Things he started or founded:




As you collect facts rate each one's value towards your goal - "Which of Franklin's accomplishments do you believe had the greatest long term impact?"


Go get the facts.

Each team member will be looking up some important facts.
You will be better organized if you make a worksheet with all the facts to find in a list.
Distribute the worksheet to each member. Remember to write down who is looking for what.

Set a date for each person to have the information ready.

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What you do not know

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