Overcoming obsticles

Walt Disney, and Helen Keller

Helen Keller

Helen Adam Keller, was born in Tuscumbia AL on June 27,1880. Her child hood was filled with many happy and upsetting memories, At the age of 18 months Helen fell ill with a mysterious illness that took away her sight and her hearing. While she found many ways to communicate with her parents and her friends she was most likely to outburst when no one would understand her.


character vs. character character vs. self

character vs. society character vs. nature

This is character vs. society because Helen Keller the character is being faced with people who will help her and be mean to her. She is faced with this every day of her life and she can't see what is going on.

Resolution: She put her thumb on her neck and would feel vibration and she would put her finger on your mouth to feel what words were being said.

Accomplishments

Author,lecturer,and crusader for the handicapped

Memorable Quote that explores the theme of their life: “When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” ― Helen Keller


Interesting extra information:

  • She developed a limited method of communication with her companion

  • She developed more than 60 types of communication
Helen Keller & Anne Sullivan (1928 Newsreel Footage with Open Captions and Audio Description)