The life of Eleanor   Roosevelt
Early life Eleanor Roosevelt was born on October 11th in New York City. Eleanor’s mother did not like her very much. She...
Education When Eleanor was 15 she was sent to a boarding school in England called Allenswood. She was there from1899 till ...
Adult Life Eleanor married Franklin Roosevelt on March 17,  1905. In 1932, Franklin was elected President of The United ...
Adult Life/Family Eleanor and Franklin had 6 children, 1 daughter and 5  sons. One son died as an infant. The children’s...
Accomplishments She joined the Junior League and helped the poor. She raised 5 children. She helped Franklin become Pre...
Impact on the world She had a life long devotion to the poor. She stood against racist ideas. She visited and helped wo...
Death She died on November 7, 1962 at the age of 78. She was hit by a car and after that her health  continued to declin...
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Eleanor Rooselvelt by Grace

  1. 1. The life of Eleanor Roosevelt
  2. 2. Early life Eleanor Roosevelt was born on October 11th in New York City. Eleanor’s mother did not like her very much. She thought Eleanor was plain looking but Eleanor’s father loved her. Eleanor’s parents were Anna and Elliot, her family was wealthy. Eleanor’s mother died when she was 8, her father died when she was 10. After her mother and father died she went to live with her grandmother.
  3. 3. Education When Eleanor was 15 she was sent to a boarding school in England called Allenswood. She was there from1899 till 1902.
  4. 4. Adult Life Eleanor married Franklin Roosevelt on March 17, 1905. In 1932, Franklin was elected President of The United States of America, Eleanor became first lady.
  5. 5. Adult Life/Family Eleanor and Franklin had 6 children, 1 daughter and 5 sons. One son died as an infant. The children’s names were Anna, James, Elliot , John and Franklin.
  6. 6. Accomplishments She joined the Junior League and helped the poor. She raised 5 children. She helped Franklin become President. She had her own radio program and newspaper column.
  7. 7. Impact on the world She had a life long devotion to the poor. She stood against racist ideas. She visited and helped wounded soldiers. She was the leader of the Commission on Human Rights.
  8. 8. Death She died on November 7, 1962 at the age of 78. She was hit by a car and after that her health continued to decline for two years until her death.

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