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Alexander Graham Bell, Inventor of the Telephone
Readers Theater, Grades 6-12
Canadian-born Alexander Graham Bell, his wife, father-in-law, lawyer, and partner (Thomas Watson) appear in court before a judge. They take part in a preliminary hearing to determine ownership of patent rights to the telephone.
THE WRIGHT BROTHERS, INVENTORS OF THE AIRPLANE
Three students visit a flight museum and are amazed when statues of Orville and Wilber Wright come alive and speak to them. The students question these famous brothers and learn important facts about the invention of the airplane.