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WALT: understand the impact of Florence Nightingale and how she changed the history of nursing. 


Last week we looked at the history of nursing and why these people might be significant. This week we are looking at Florence Nightingale. What do you think she might have done, and why might she be significant. 

Look at the PowerPoint on Florence Nightingale. 


Look at the timeline, discuss the key events in Florence's life. 


Use the picture of Florence Nightingale and create a fact sheet of who she is, what she did and any other key information. 


Extension: If you want to challenge yourself, can you create a timeline of the key events in her life. 

To end the session, complete the following quiz on Florence Nightingale.