This is the Day 11 PowerPoint for teaching the American Revolution. It includes information about Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, and John Hancock. Students will learn about the role these men played in writing the Declaration. Also included is information about John Trumbull's famous depiction of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. To coordinate with this PowerPoint, use a "kid-friendly" version of the Declaration to discuss what the colonists felt was important and why they wanted to break away from Great Britain. Also discuss Great Britain reaction to the Declaration and why the war continued even though America declared her freedom.