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Eden park
primary and nursery
school

History Graduate Award

Martin Luther King

Florence Nightingale

Rosa Parks

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  • What impact has their work had on modern society today?
  • Why were his actions so groundbreaking at the time?
  • What impact has Luther King had on your views of equality?
  • What do you understand the term ‘equality’ to mean?
  • Can you think of other people who are passionate about equality?
  • What impact has their work had on modern society today?
  • Why were her actions so groundbreaking at the time?
  • Do you think Florence Nightingale has affected the NHS today, if so, how?
  • How did Florence’s skills in Mathematics help her as a nurse?
  • Why was she known as “The lady of the lamp”?
  • How was Florence received by the doctors when she arrived at the hospital in Scutari?
  • What impact has their work had on modern society today?
  • Why were her actions so groundbreaking at the time?
  • Why did Rosa Parks feel like she needed to do something so risky?
  • Why did the bus boycott end up lasting over a year?
  • What does the term “civil rights” mean to you?
  • Can you think of a modern-day person whose actions resemble the braveness of Rosa Parks?

address Eden Park Primary and Nursery School
Eden Park
BRIXHAM
Devon
TQ5 9NH

phone 01803 854011

email admin@eppsa.org.uk