Isaac Newton

biography project for Mrs. Hemrys 8th grade language arts class

Born December 25, 1642,died March 20, 1727

significant events in history that affected his life

black plague

discovering the laws of gravity(he madehe history)

Early childhood

Newton lived a very lonely childhood due to his mother remarrying and leaving when he was young. this caused him to remain a loner the rest of his life, his mothers absence also led to insecurity and the need to feel on top

unique facts

studied alchemy

had a fondness of crimson and a large wardrobe

once had a temporary state of psychosis


developed calculus at age 25

discovered that white light is made of all colours of the spectrum  

invented the reflecting telescope

discovered the laws of motion and gravity

theme of his life

that dedication is the key to success

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