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Helen Keller

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Helen Keller

  1. 1. The Story Of Helen Keller By Hannah Bernstein http://www.makara.us/04mdr/01writing/03tg/bios/Keller.htm
  2. 2. Helen Keller's Childhood <ul><li>Helen Keller was born June 27, 1880
  3. 3. She grew up in Alabama in a small house
  4. 4. In 1882 she started having high fevers and a struck of illness
  5. 5. She then lost her hearing and sight </li></ul>http://www.planet-q.com/pqWorld/alabama/alabama.php
  6. 6. Why Is Helen Keller So Special? <ul><li>Helen Keller lost her hearing and sight at the age of two when she became terribly ill
  7. 7. Not only was she blind and deaf, but she wrote fabulous books
  8. 8. She got a wonderful education with no sight nor hearing </li></ul>
  9. 9. What Are Some Challenges Helen Faced? <ul><li>During the earlier years, she sometimes got upset that she couldn't hear anything and had temper tantrums
  10. 10. Sometimes it was hard to communicate using the hand signals she learned how to do </li></ul>http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-527812/Rare-photograph-Helen-Keller-Miracle-Worker-teacher-unearthed-120-years-taken.html
  11. 11. What Was Helen Keller Famous For? <ul><li>Helen Keller gave to blind and deaf even though she was blind and deaf, too
  12. 12. She made fabulous books by only feeling things
  13. 13. She showed the world that really anyone can get a good education </li></ul>http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/26/Helenkellerage7.jpg
  14. 14. Who Is Annie Sullivan? <ul><li>Annie Sullivan was Helen Keller's helper throughout Helen's life ever since she was seven
  15. 15. She went with Helen to many different places such as the museum, her house, stores, etc.
  16. 16. She “talked” with Helen by using the hand signals </li></ul>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Helenkellerannesullivan1898.jpg
  17. 17. Helen Keller's Death <ul><li>Helen Keller died on June 1, 1968
  18. 18. Helen Keller passed because of old age
  19. 19. Helen's life inspired many people to do many different things to help others </li></ul>http://www.afb.org/braillebug/hkmediaviewer.asp?frameid=63#main
  20. 20. The End! <ul>:)Thank You!!! :) </ul>

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