THOMAS EDISON THE INVENTOR

BY: BAILEY PATTERSON AND JASMIN BERRY

Where Thomas Edison grew up

Thomas Edison was born in Milan, Ohio and lived there until he was seven. His family moved to Port Huron, Michigan and that's where he grew up.

WHAT DID THOMAS EDISON INVENT?

Light bulb-(1879)

The phonograph-(1877)

The carbon microphone-(1877-1878)

Nickel-iron batteries-(1901)

WHY WAS IT INVENTED?

Light bulb-People were using candles and they didn't last very long. Scientists tried to make a light bulb.

HERE ARE SOME GREAT VIDEOS THAT YOU SHOULD DEFINATLY WATCH

Great Innovators: "Thomas Edison and the Light Bulb," by StoryBots
The History of Thomas Edison - a Short Story