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  • Helen Keller

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    Helen Keller Her life and legacy "While they were saying among themselves it cannot be done, it was done." -Helen Keller Hailan El-Naas Grade 9A April 28, 2013 Table of Contents 1. Outline 1 2. Introduction

  • The Motivation Of Helen Keller

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    Helen Keller was one of the most inspirational person that everyone can look up to. In fact, she has had a tremendous success in her lifetime when she was blind and deaf. However, she didn’t do it alone. She had some help from her close friend, Anne Sullivan Macy. As of today, her story has captivated millions of people when Helen was alive and when she died, and the motivation, preparation, and accomplishments that Helen did would indeed inspire generations of kids and adults, blind, deaf, both

  • Helen Keller Obstacles

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    wants, but his goal seems impossible to achieve. Helen Keller, a young woman who became blind and deaf at an early age, knew she wanted to communicate and overcame what some might have considered impossible obstacles. After analyzing several online biographies, it is clear that Helen Keller was a woman who refused to accept defeat. Helen Keller, even though blind and deaf, proved to be a very intelligent child. For example, after Keller lost her sight and hearing at only 19 months of age, she

  • Helen Keller Essay

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    fulfill her needs. This was exactly the way Helen Keller lived part of her childhood. If we think about Erik W. and Uncle Jim, they were only blind, whereas Helen Keller was deaf and blind. Living with two disabilities, going against society and reaching up to great heights, I believe Helen Keller faced the greatest obstacles. Helen Keller had come across tremendous difficulties, but the aspect that made her stand out was that she was blind and deaf. Keller developed the disabilities due to an unknown

  • Helen Keller Contributions

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    disabilities. Specifically, Helen Keller has influenced many, young or old. Helen Keller is influential because she followed her passion, she overcame a great obstacle, and she had determination. The first reason Helen Keller is in influential is because she followed her passions. I know this because in the article it states,”Beginning in 1887, Keller's teacher, Anne Sullivan, helped her make tremendous progress with her ability to communicate, and Keller went on to college, graduating

  • The Life Of Helen Keller

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    intriguing world outside it, Helen Keller’s early life was dismal. Keller used the Habit of Mind - Responding with Wonderment and Awe - to escape this cage and interact with the world outside it. Soon, her interactions became changes, and her changes created a new and better way for blind and non-blind people to live. These changes and her story inspired and illuminated our society to become an equal and just place to live. Keller used the Habit of Mind, Responding with Wonderment and Awe, to remain

  • Helen Keller Contributions

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    Helen Keller, a very profound person, who was deaf and blind who turned into a great and sophisticated person after persevering to be a regular human. Helen Keller was diagnosed with blindness and deafness at age 1 and that impacted her for life. But, she had not let that get in her way and when she reached 18 years old she was able to perfectly talk and even wrote books which was unbelievable. She showed great sympathy when working at child care centers for the blind. Helen Keller greatly impacted

  • Helen Keller Quotes

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    Keller’s. Helen was not a big fan of her in the beginning but created a great relationship with her at the end. The activism of Helen Keller had a profound influence on people with disabilities. Helen did many public speakings, talked

  • Helen Keller Contributions

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    were thoroughly represented by the personality of and the life lead by Miss Helen Keller. Despite the fact that she was left permanently both deaf and blind at the age of 19 months she overcame numerous challenges and learned to communicate, eventually earning a degree from one of the leading universities in the United States. In doing so she represented the first quality of global citizenship, resiliency. Helen Keller was a huge believer in the ability of all people to do great things in the world

  • Helen Keller Accomplishments

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    Helen Keller was an amazing woman, before she became blind and deaf, she was already doing amazing things as a baby. At only six months old Helen was already starting to speak and form words. On Helen’s first birthday, she began to walk. As an infant she was already doing amazing things, things that most babies cannot do at that age. When Helen was only two years old, she got very ill and lost her senses of sight and hearing due to the fever and sickness. Helen was afflicted with feeling very lost