Today is 12th May – International Nurses’ Day

Celebrating and appreciating our nurses is so important every day and especially right now.

This special day takes place every year on the anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth.

Some activities you could try are listed below.

Learn about the different colours and types of uniforms nurses wear– compare to other countries in the world

Nurses wordsearch in your home learning pack – try this  then create your own wordsearch.

Create a poster or banner thanking nurses for what they do for us.
If a family member is a nurse ask them if they are allowed to take a photo together with their nurse work colleagues and post on Twitter mention @CarlibarPS to allow everyone to say thank you.

Find out about some famous nurses from the past and create a TOP 5 facts poster about them, here are some links to get you started.

(newspaper link for older children)

Draw a portrait of Florence Nightingale or Louisa Jordan


@CarlibarPS  #Carlibarthanksnurses