Can you believe Benjamin Franklin convinced the family who owned the colony of Pennsylvania to come up with money for taxes owed to England? Find out more impressive facts about this admirable inventor and diplomat.
Hameray Biography Series is a collection of 26 biographies designed to strengthen students' information-gathering skills with nonfiction text features while learning about influential leaders from the past. The informational chapter book series offers easy-to-read biographies at a reading level of grades 2–4, with historical and contemporary personalities that will be of interest to even middle- and high-schoolers. Students will be fascinated to read these hi-lo intervention books about sports heroes, tech geniuses, bold women, and others, from diverse cultural backgrounds.