High-interest 2 page biography of Ben Franklin followed by 15 reading comprehension questions about it. The 15 questions are grouped into 3 sets. The first set deals with sequence with students answering questions based on a time line provided. The second five questions have students fill in details on a matching exercise. Finally, cause-effect relationships are tested with sentence pairs that students label C and E. The comprehension questions are all essential skill builders which require students to read, remember, think and apply. The minilesson comes with a cute drawing of Benjamin Franklin and an answer key.