Friday during class, we learn about Clara Barton. For homework answer the following questions.

1. What was Clara Barton’s early life like? Did she have any siblings? What did her parents do for a living?

2. Clara took care of her brother while he was sick How old was she? What was her brothers name?

3. What was Clara’s nick name and why?

4. At what age did Clara become a teacher?

5. After being a teacher Clara decides to help during the civil war, how did she help?

6. Clara was the founder of what organization in America?

7. What did Clara Barton do after she retired?

8. Do you think Clara was a heroine of history? Why or why not?