Fun facts about helen keller for kids
Helen Keller For Kids Book: Fun Facts About The Accomplishments & Life Of Helen Keller by Jacob SmithChildrens author Jacob Smith presents: Helen Keller For Kids Book: Fun Facts About The Accomplishments & Life Of Helen Keller. This informative kids book includes well chosen words & great pictures to help children learn more about one of the worlds most beloved and inspirational women, Helen Keller.
Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his Helen Keller For Kids Book he also covers some interesting insights about Helen Kellers background, what caused her blindness, how she coped growing up, her accomplishments, how she inspired people all over the world, and much more.
The pictures within this book are accompanied by small bits of easy to understand text while making it an exciting read about The life of Helen Keller. Therefore, Helen Keller For Kids is a great educational book for kids ages 8 years and older (or for parents that want to read this book with their children).
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Helen Adams Keller was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. A prolific author, Keller was well-traveled and outspoken in her convictions. She was born with both her sight and hearing, but when she was approximately one and a half years old, she became very ill and lost both her sight and hearing. When Keller was six years old, her mother sought help and was referred to Alexander Graham Bell , who then referred them to the Perkins Institute for the Blind. At the Perkins Institute for the Blind, Keller met Anne Sullivan, who became her instructor, governess and eventually, her companion.
In honor of her birthday, here are 10 things you might not know about Helen Keller. Keller was born in Tuscumbia, Alabama on June 27, Her father, Arthur Keller, had worked as a lawyer in Alabama before enlisting in the Confederate Army. During the Civil War, he served as a private, quartermaster-sergeant, and paymaster. After the war, he bought and became editor of The North Alabamian , a weekly local newspaper. She recognized the author by his scent, as he often reeked of tobacco.
Helen was born on June 27, in Tuscumbia, Alabama. Helen was not born with disabilities. When she was 19 months old, she had lost both her sight and hearing due to an illness which is now known as Scarlet Fever or Meningitis. Declan, Tobin. Tobin, Declan. All Facts for Kids about Helen Keller.
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Toggle navigation. Keller and Kate Adams. She was born with both her sight and hearing, but when she was approximately one and a half years old she became very ill and lost both her sight and hearing. It is unclear as to whether it was meningitis or scarlet fever. When Helen Keller was six her mother sought help and was referred to Alexander Graham Bell, who then referred them to the Perkins Institute for the Blind. There Helen met Anne Sullivan, who became Helen's instructor, governess and eventually her companion. Helen Keller was able to attend school because of Anne Sullivan's assistance and in she became the first deaf and blind person to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
After an illness in her childhood robbed her of her ability to see and hear, Helen was miraculously taught how to communicate by her instructor Anne Sullivan. The events of their extraordinary story are widely known through the play and film titled The Miracle Worker. Keller went on to become a prominent author; and social and political activist. She was a world renowned personality and had an eventful life. She was caught in a plagiarism controversy when she was only 11 years old; had a love affair with a reporter; and traveled to numerous countries giving speeches and meeting world leaders. Know more about the childhood, education, family, life, work and death of Helen Keller through these 10 interesting facts.
Johnson in Helen was an excellent typist. She could use a standard typewriter as well as a braille writer. Helen loved animals, especially dogs. She owned a variety of dogs throughout her life. Helen Keller was the first deaf and blind person to earn a college degree. She graduated from Radcliffe College, with honors, in