First you will use the resource sheet or Inspiration template to create a timeline of
Benjamin Banneker's life. Click on the Timeline button above to start learning
about Benjamin Banneker.
Next you will use Kid Pix or a drawing program to identify the natural and
capital resources Benjamin needed to make a clock and how the clock is an
important capital resource to workers today. Click on the Clock button
above to learn more about Benjamin Banneker's clock.
Benjamin Banneker was the first African American to have written and
published an almanac. Next you will examine pages from the almanac by Benjamin Banneker,
as well as modern almanacs such as Old Farmer's Almanac and the World
Almanac for Kids. Click on the Almanac button above to get started.