War Nurse Olive Haynes, Behind the News

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When thinking about Australian’s that served in war, most people picture male soldiers. But there were also thousands of women who put themselves in harm’s way to serve. One class recently decided to find out more about one of them – a nurse called Olive from World War I.

TEACHER RESOURCE
Links to History in the Australian Curriculum.
“Students will create written journals and narratives reflecting the daily life experiences of war nurses. Students will learn about the roles and responsibilities of war nurses.”
http://www.abc.net.au/btn/resources/teacher/episode/20141111-warnurses.pdf

BTN STORY PAGE
http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s4122668.htm
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