Spanish - American Inventors Interactive 2-DVD Package
This interactive DVD 2-DVD package features two of America's greatest inventors: Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison.Ben Franklin Most people credit Benjamin FranklinåÊ(January 17, 1706-April 17, 1790) with the invention of the lightning rod. But did you know that he also invented bifocals, a simple odometer, and an iron furnace stove? Now, through this 30-minute animated educational video, you can join the remarkable scientist, inventor and statesman as he rewrites human history with passion and inquisitiveness. åÊ Celebrate creativity and dedication by teaching your students about Benjamin Franklin and how he found ways to make everyday resources work better!åÊ Excellent for developing home school curriculum and a great teaching resource for the month of January.åÊ (Benjamin Franklin‰۪s birthday is January 17). Thomas EdisonThomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847-October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman. Nicknamed ‰ÛÏThe Wizard of Menlo Park‰ by a newspaper reporter, Edison is credited with creating both the first industrial research lab and the electric light bulb. The research lab was the first institution set up with the purpose of producing constant innovation and technological improvement. But he didn‰۪t stop there! Edison is considered to be one of the most innovative inventors in history, holding 1,097 US patents in his name. A true inventor at heart, Thomas Edison once said, ‰ÛÏGenius is about 1% inspiration and 99% percent perspiration.‰ Teach children about determination and hard work by ordering your copy of this Interactive DVD plus BONUS Resource & Activity Book today!åÊ Excellent for developing home school curriculum and a great teaching resource for the month of February.åÊ (Thomas Edison‰۪s birthday is February 11). Each Interactive DVD features: Optional English and Spanish subtitles A 3-level Adventure Quiz Integrated movie clipsStory summaries A ‰ÛÏPrinciples Guide for Parents & Teachers‰ Premium website access to a fun-filled Kids' Zone--packed with teaching resources for educators, parents, and caregivers! BONUS Resource & Activity Books Each interactive DVD includes either a 48-page Resource & Activity Book full of skill-developing activities, word games, puzzles, coloring pages, and more! Provides hours of fun and learning for the entire family! The special ‰ÛÏCertificate of Achievement‰ located in the back of the book serves as an excellent award your child can display after completing the activities.