These free printable worksheets and activities will teach your kids all about Clara Barton, a nurse and founder of the American Red Cross.
With my kids at home extra right now it’s been a great opportunity to fill in some extra learning lessons about things we don’t always tend to cover.
Our free activity workbook on Clara Barton is geared towards elementary ages (3rd-5th) but can be modified for any age group needed.
At the bottom of this post I’ve also included 15 health and germ activities for kids as well as tutorials for pretend play nurse gear!
You can also find fantastic pretend play nurse & doctor printables and play sets on Etsy!
I also created a Famous People in History Workbook which features 11 famous people on Etsy here or on TPT here. You can also purchase it directly in our printables shop here. These are great for extending themed lessons on historical figures!
Facts About Clara Barton:
Clarissa Harlowe Barton founded the American Red Cross in 1881.
She was 59 years old when she founded the American Red Cross!
Clara was the youngest of five children.
She began her career as a teacher at 18 years old but quit when she was 24 saying she’d never work for a lesser salary than a man was making.
She became a head nurse with no formal medical training!
She also established the National First Aid Association of America.
What’s Included in our FREE Clara Barton Workbook?:
Quotes by Clara Barton
Word Search Game
Fill-in-the Blank Questions + Answer Key
Print HERE: Clara Barton Worksheets
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