In 1983, Sally Ride made history as the first American woman in space. Her groundbreaking achievement inspired a generation of young women to pursue careers in science and technology. This lesson plan is a powerful reminder of the significant role women play in American history.
It tells the story of the space race between the Soviet Union and the United States. It highlights Sally Ride’s significant contribution to STEM education and her tireless work to encourage young women to pursue science careers. The lesson plan is also a reminder of how attitudes in society can be changed by the hard work of pioneers like Sally Ride.
This powerful lesson plan is sure to inspire any young woman who dreams of making her mark on the world. Sally Ride is a true American heroine and this lesson plan is a fitting tribute to her legacy.