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Kid Inventors’ Day

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Water skis. Television. Earmuffs. The Popsicle. What do they have in common? All were invented by kids!
500,000 children and teens invent gadgets and games each year. These innovations help make our lives easier – and more fun!
K.I.D. – Kid Inventors’ Day is celebrated annually on January 17th, the birth anniversary of Benjamin Franklin, who invented the first swim flippers almost 300 years ago at age 12! Franklin was born in 1706 in Boston, Massachusetts, which was then a British colony. Ben Franklin believed that people volunteering together in a spirit of cooperation could accomplish great things. Driven by a strong sense of civic duty, he involved himself in his community and his nation. Always mindful of the “greater good,” Franklin helped establish or improve institutions such as circulating libraries, public hospitals, mutual insurance companies, volunteer fire departments, agricultural colleges, and intellectual societies.
Why celebrate K.I.D.?
To acknowledge past and present accomplishments of kid inventors; To encourage the creativity of future kid inventors.
Source: www.nmoe.org| kidinventorsday.com | rubberbandcontest.org | www.inventamerica.org
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About Invention and Inventors

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Quotes & Wishes - A new invention A new invention

Where a new invention promises to be useful, it ought to be tried.
Thomas Jefferson
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Being ignorant is not so much a shame as being unwilling to learn.
Benjamin Franklin
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Quotes & Wishes - Activity of mind Activity of mind

Invention is activity of mind, as fire is air in motion; a sharpening of the spiritual sight, to discern hidden aptitudes.
Martin Farquhar Tupper
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If necessity is the mother of invention, discontent is the father of progress.
David Rockefeller
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When you can do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
George Washington
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