Basic London History 1800 Part 2: Florence Nightingale & Mary Seacole (Age 7-12)
Amber - the London Tour Guide
This one-off class/virtual tour will discuss two amazing women from the 1800s during the Crimean War.
US Grade 2 - 5
During the Crimean War, there were two amazing women who contributed to nursing. Florence Nightingale and Mary Seacole are seen as two of the pioneers in nursing, with each contributing in their own way. In this class, we will discuss their lives and how they found themselves in the middle of a war, helping soldiers to heal. We will discuss their legacy and how they are remembered today. Perfect for students without any background knowledge, geared to make history fun and interesting! In...
This class is taught in English.
* Students will learn about the life of Florence Nightingale * Students will learn about the life of Mary Seacole * Students will learn how they are remembered today and what we can learn from their contribution to history
As a London tour guide, I offer guided walking tours about history and people who have lived and worked in London. This tour is dear to my heart, as it is something I started doing online during the pandemic, discussing how the memories of Nightingale and Seacole have been remembered again and again. As nurses have been our greatest heroes during the pandemic, it is important to remember these two women.
Assessments Offeredquestions during class via handout
1 file available upon enrollmentthere is a handout that can be printed prior to class that will be used during the lesson
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Meet the teacher
I am a professional tour guide in London and love going around the city (sometimes dressed in costume!) and teaching visitors about the fascinating history. With over 2000 years of events, there is plenty to learn! My signature tour is where I...
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Completed by 12 learners
Live video meetings
3-6 learners per class