KS1 History Florence Nightingale


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KS1 History Florence Nightingale

  1. 1. KS1 History<br />Florence Nightingale<br />Contains: Lesson and Qwizdom Quiz<br />You will need: Qwizdom handsets and QwizdomActionPoint software<br />
  2. 2. Florence Nightingale<br />Famous Nurse<br />Born: 1820<br />Died: 1910<br />
  3. 3. Florence Nightingale<br />Her family were rich and she was taught at home by her father.<br />She felt that God had called her to help others<br />
  4. 4. Florence Nightingale<br />She wanted to be a nurse and disobeyed her parents wishes to train as one.<br />
  5. 5. Florence Nightingale<br />In 1853 the Crimean War started.<br />In Britain, newspaper reports told of the terrible conditions the wounded soldiers were suffering.<br />Florence was asked to go to Crimea to help the wounded soldiers.<br />
  6. 6. Florence Nightingale<br />Florence was based at the Barrack Hospital at Scutari.<br />Thousands of sick and wounded men were at the hospital.<br />There were not enough beds for all the men.<br />
  7. 7. Florence Nightingale<br />The hospital was very dirty and smelly and there were rats running around the wards.<br />Men were dying from the diseases that they caught in the hospital.<br />
  8. 8. Florence Nightingale<br />When Florence and her nurses first arrived they were not welcomed by the male doctors.<br />The nurses were not allowed to nurse the men. The only thing they were allowed to do was clean the hospital.<br />
  9. 9. Florence Nightingale<br />More and more wounded soldiers arrived and the doctors were forced to ask the nurses for their help.<br />The nurses were very disciplined and wore uniforms and a sash which said ‘Scutari Hospital.’<br />
  10. 10. Florence Nightingale<br />The nurses fed the soldiers food such as mutton soup.<br />The hospital was now a cleaner and healthier place.<br />
  11. 11. Florence Nightingale<br />Florence Nightingale used a paper lantern and was known as 'lady with the lamp' because she use to walk around the hospital carrying her lamp.<br />
  12. 12. Florence Nightingale<br />This was the medicine chest Florence travelled with. It included essence of ginger and powdered rhubarb.<br />
  13. 13. Florence Nightingale<br />This is the shell of Jimmy the Tortoise.<br />He was a pet on one of the wards at Scutari.<br />The shell is now in the Florence Nightingale Museum in London.<br />
  14. 14. Florence Nightingale<br />When Florence arrived back in Britain she was a heroine.<br />She had songs written about her and received many awards including one from Queen Victoria.<br />
  15. 15. Florence Nightingale<br />Florence continued her good work by writing letters to many important people asking them to make their hospitals better.<br />
  16. 16. Florence Nightingale<br />She also set up a training school for nurses at St Thomas’s Hospital.<br />
  17. 17. Florence Nightingale<br />Florence died in 1910 at the age of 90.<br />
  18. 18. Qwizdom Quiz<br />Switch on your Qwizdom remotes.<br />
  19. 19. When was Florence Nightingale born?<br />1720<br />1820<br />1920<br />
  20. 20. 1820<br />
  21. 21. True or False<br />Florence Nightingale’s parents did not want her to become a nurse.<br />
  22. 22. True<br />
  23. 23. True or False<br />Florence and her nurses were made very welcome by the male doctors<br />
  24. 24. False<br />
  25. 25. Which item of the nurse’s uniform was labelled ‘Scutari Hospital’<br />Sash<br />Apron<br />
  26. 26. Sash<br />
  27. 27. What type of food was served to the wounded soldiers?<br />Beans<br />Mutton soup<br />
  28. 28. Mutton Soup<br />
  29. 29. What did Florence carry round the hospital to give her light?<br />Paper Lamp<br />Candle<br />
  30. 30. Paper Lamp<br />
  31. 31. Which of the following were some of the ingredients in Florence’s medicine box?<br />Essence of ginger and powdered rhubarb<br />Lemon and honey<br />
  32. 32. Essence of ginger and powdered rhubard<br />
  33. 33. Which of these was a pet on the hospital ward?<br />Jerry the Cat<br />Jeff the Dog<br />Jimmy the Tortoise<br />
  34. 34. Jimmy the Tortoise<br />
  35. 35. Yes or No<br />Florence Set up a training school for nurses at St Thomas’s Hospital.<br />
  36. 36. Yes<br />
  37. 37. How old was Florence when she died?<br />80<br />90<br />100<br />
  38. 38. 90<br />