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The Story of My Life

written by Helen Keller

Michelle D'Souza

on 10 May 2013

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Transcript of The Story of My Life

Summary Girl becomes deaf and blind through sickness

Struggle to find a teacher

Learns at Cambridge and Radcliffe

Speak like she's normal Format A narrative Chapters including braille Chronological with flashblacks Point of View First Person

Biography ( by Helen Keller ) Primary Source on life, first hand Author's Purpose Overcomes hard situations Inspiration to challenged people everywhere Explains the life of blind and deaf " I have, as it were, a supersitious hesitation in lifting the veil that clings about my childhood like a golden mist." (Keller 13) " It is with a kind of fear that I begin to write the history of my life." (Keller 13) Setting Late 1880's Early 1900's Alabama (home) and Boston (education) Transport by train from Alabama to Boston Airplane? I Learned... Successful Radcliffe and Cambridge in Boston Keller's Education Thanks for watching Not as many cases of special needs
Not as many treatment plans as today Determination is key in success Reached her goal About... And... And that...
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