Helen Keller Learns to Play Chess

Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan move to New York City to attend a special high school. Helen becomes friends with Mary who teaches her to play chess. Helen becomes so good that Mary encourages her to enter in a tournament. The tournament does not go as planned.

  • Friendship
  • Overcoming Obstacles
  • Goals and Accomplishments

Splash Read stories historical fiction short stories for kids. The stories are based on real events and intended to facilitate a discussion between parent and child or teacher and student. Each story teaches a lesson from the past and encourages critical thinking and problem-solving.

Splash Read stories have been read thousands of times across the globe. Books in the series have been ranked in the top 10 Kindle Best Seller list as well as the #1 New Release. While readers of all ages will enjoy the stories, they are best for children ages 5-15.