Place of birth
- Theodore Roosevelt Distinguished Service Medal
- Presidential Medal of Freedom
- Election to the Women's Hall of Fame
- Received honorary doctoral degrees
- Brave / Courageous
- A good and strong leader
- Good or moral (strong beliefs or principles)
- Single minded / Focused (has a purpose)
- Inspiring / Charismatic
- Kind and compassionate
Quotations"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence." - Helen Keller
"Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light." - Helen Keller
The determined, disabled woman
Helen lost her sight and hearing when she was only 18 months old, due to illness. But this didn't stop her from being successful, while living with her disabilities.
Helen was a very successful person. She helped found the ACLU and was an educator and journalist. She also received honors in recognition of her great achievement. Helen influenced many people with her determination. She even wrote an autobiography and tackled problems like women's suffrage. She was a great example of how determination and hard work can pay off. She was and still is a great influence to others.
Life in Helen Keller's world
Was Helen Keller a Hero?
- Helen influenced many people with her determination.
- She tackled problems like women's suffrage.
- She was (and is) a great example of how determination and hard work can pay off
Things you might not know about Helen KellerHelen Keller met Alexander Graham Bell, Mark Twain, and Franklin Roosevelt! She also visited 39 countries during her life!
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