Ben Franklin's Philadelphia
This course examines the remarkable life of Benjamin Franklin with an emphasis upon his impact on the city of Philadelphia, PA. It is a Social Studies course that studies Franklin's relentless drive to improve both his life and the life of others. His intense curiosity, practicality, combined with humor continues to inspire all of us today. The course offers opportunities for participants to develop curriculum lessons, field trips and projects about Franklin. The course meets National and Common Core Standards and includes a travel option to the city of Philadelphia, PA.
NOTE: Required textbook must be purchased separately.