She learned that she can walk around and eat other people's food.
She learned to eat her own food by herself.
She learned that she was going to have to obey and respect Miss Annie.
She learned that her temper tantrums don't get her what she wants.
Because Helen would make a mess on the floor.
Because she didn't like sharing her food with Helen.
.Because she thought Helen would fall and hurt herself.
Because Helen's behavior was rude and not acceptable.
She and Miss Annie were at the water pump one afternoon in the spring. Helen knew what she was feeling was water and finger-spelled the word into Miss Annie's hand.
Helen and Miss Annie were pumping water into a pitcher and Helen drank some and knew it was water.
Helen and Miss Annie were taking baths in the river and Helen knew what she was bathing in was water.
Helen and Miss Annie were cooking and water got splashed on Helen's dress. Helen knew the splash was water and finger spelled the word water into Miss Annie's hand.
She liked to make her parents mad.
She was curious and wanted to know the names of everything she touched.
She fell in love with Miss Annie.
She started finger spelling words in her sleep.
She didn't need to throw temper tantrums. She could now talk/communicate her thoughts and feelings to others.
She started to like Miss Annie.
She decided she wanted to be good.
She liked fingerspelling so much she forgot about crying.