Florence Nightingale – Famous Woman

At NBC we are focusing on the July Home learning for the school. There are heaps of tasks to do and they all give points. For my task I chose to do the Woman Rights one. For this one we had t look at other famous women instead of Kate Sheppard to be put on the 10 dollar bill.

I chose Florence Nightingale for this reason;

often known as ‘The Lady With The Lamp’ Florence Nightingale was a caring nurse and leader.

In addition to writing over 150 books, pamphlets and reports on health related issues, she is also credited with creating one of the first versions of the pie chart. She also saved many lives and this is why I think she should be on the 10 dollar note instead.

This is her:

Have you heard of her before?