Number One Son has a school project on PeopleWhoMadeADifference. (Stimulating Learning Projects?)

He's thinking about doing it on Andrew Jackson. I'm trying to nudge him off Jackson since the kid is already overly obsessed with warfare, and Jackson doesn't have a whole lot to his history besides the Battle Of New Orleans and the Trail Of Tears.

It's kinda hard to pick someone in the arts, because it's hard for a 2nd-grader to evaluate how one artist makes more of a difference than another one.

Likewise most of the sciences are too complicated to understand/explain.

Some other ideas:

He ended up picking Horatio Nelson (who died at the Battle Of Trafalgar). Some things I learned:

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