Florence Nightingale

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Original objects and information telling the story of the pioneering Derbyshire nurse, Florence Nightingale. Resource contains information and images on her life and the Crimean War, as well as activities and card for each item. Activities specifically developed for Key Stage 1 although resource applicable to all age groups.

Box includes: original newspapers and magazines; medicine bottles; cleaning equipment; embroidery samplers; writing equipment; original and replica medals; cooking objects; taxidermy specimen; costume objects and a puppet of Florence herself.

Resource meets National Curriculum requirements in History –

KS1 The lives of significant individuals in the past; historical events, people and places in their own locality

KS2 An aspect or theme in British history that extends chronological knowledge before 1066. Local history study

KS3 Ideas, political power, industry and Empire: Britain 1745 – 1901. Local history study

Activity pack meets National Curriculum requirement for English, Art and Design, Geography and Drama, Key Stage 1 – 3.

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