Sally Ride Specially made For Mrs. Fritz’s Class
Meet Sally Ride This is what Sally Ride looks like now.
Sally Ride • Sally Ride was born in California.
Sally Ride • She was born on May 26, 1951. • She was born in Encino, California, which is near Los Angeles.
Sally Ride • When she first graduated from high school, Sally Ride wanted to be a professional tennis player.
Sally Ride • She went to college at Standford University. • She went to college for many years, and got degrees in science and English.. • She received a PhD in Science and Physics. • She is actually Dr. Sally Ride.
Sally Ride • When Sally graduated, she applied to be an astronaut. • She was selected as an astronaut in 1978.
Sally Ride • She was the first American woman to go in space. • She flew 2 times in the shuttle called the “Challenger.”
Sally Ride • Dr. Sally Ride has written a book for children. • It is called To Space and Back.
Sally Ride • She has also written, or helped other people to write books. • There are also books about Sally Ride.
This is Kennedy Space Center in Florida
Sally Ride • When Sally Ride retired from NASA, she wanted to do more with her life. • She has done many wonderful things to contribute to science, women, and humanity,
Sally Ride • Sally Ride investigated the “Challenger.” • She became the director of the California Space Institute. • And she was also a professor of Physics at the University of California in San Diago.
Sally Ride • She also worked with Space.com. • She initiated and directed EarthKam. • She founded Imaginary Lines. • She started the Sally Ride Science Club.
Sally Ride • There are many other good web sites about Sally Ride: Space Women Who Changed History National Women's Hall of Fame Sally Ride Sally Ride-Heroism Historia - Ride, Sally :: NASA Quest > Archives :: Dr. Sally Ride Who2 Profile: Sally Ride Sally Ride tells girls about career as astronaut Sally Ride Interview ProTeacher: Sally Ride Welcome to NASA CONNECT! John F. Kennedy Space Center - 41-G Shuttle Mission
The best is yet to come….. The End