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					        Florence Nightgale
        First Official Woman Nurse
        By: Lizzy Hunt




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                     BIRTH

• May 12,1820-
  August 13,1910
• She lived for 90
  years
• She was born in
  Florence, Italy
EARLY CHILDHOOD

        • She loved to play
          nurse
        • She used to nurse
          her dolls and
          animals
        • She was extremely
          well-educated
         MIDDLE CHILDHOOD

• An older man’s
  dog’s leg got bitten
  by a fox, and the
  man asked Florence
  to fix it. She did.
• Florence was always
  sad when summer
  was over.
• Her nickname was
  “Flo” or “Miss Flo.”
             EARLY ADULT

• She said “ If
  Elizabeth Blackwell
  can a doctor, why
  can’t I be a nurse?”
• She started getting
  less shy.
• When she became a
  nurse, she woke up
  at 5 o’ clock AM, and
  had only 10 minutes
  for each meal.
                 FAMILY LIFE

•   She lived with her:
•   Mother,
•   Father,
•   and her sister,
    Parthe
                ACOMPLISHMENTS

                                    • She wanted to
                                      become a nurse
                                      when she was little.
                                    • She said she would
                                      make the world
                                      better.
                                    • She changed the
                                      world of nursing.



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             OBSTACLES

• Her parents
• Her boyfriend
  (almost fiancé)
  Richard.
• The Crimea War.
        CONTRIBUTES TO OTHERS

                                  • Helped people get
                                    better.
                                  • Made nursing a
                                    profession.
                                  • She worked 24
                                    hours for everyone
                                    who was sick.




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            CHARACSTICS

 • She was very shy.
• She was gentle with
    her pretend sick
          dolls.
• She was frightened
       of guests.
WHY FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE IS A
           HERO

               • She made the world
                 better.
               • She saved the lives
                 of people.
               • She changed the
                 minds of nursing.
        WHY I THINK FLORENCE
        NIGHTINGALE IS A HERO

• Without her, my
  mom wouldn’t be a
  nurse.
• She worked 24
  hours.
• She saved lives for
  almost her whole
  life.
IMPORTANT QUOTES

        • “I will make the
          world better!”
        • “If Elizabeth
          Blackwell can be a
          doctor, why can’t I
          be a nurse?”
        • “I will not stop
          nursing these sick
          dolls!”
          MORE INTRESTING FACTS

  • The “Nightingale Pledge” as
    named after her.
  • She was called the “Lady with the
    Lamp,” because when she worked
    at night, she carried a lamp to light
    her path.
  • When nurses graduate, the recite
    the “Nightingale Pledge” and carry
    a lamp to look like hers.


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               REFERENCES

• Florence Nightingale: war nurse
• http://andrejkoymasky.com/liv/fam/bion1/nigh1.ht
  ml- Matt & Andrej-Famous GLTB-Florence
  Nightingale
• http://www.geocities.com/CapitolHill/4277/nighting
  ale.html?20066- Florence Nightingale Biography
• http://www.imahero.com/herohistory/Florence_hero
  history.htm- IMA Hero: Florence Nightingale HH
• http://www.countryjoe.com/nightingale/pledge.htm
  - Florence Nightingale: The “Nightingale Pledge”