March 2021 2. Sally Ride Read the Question. What word best described Ride’s journey to becoming an astronaut: determination, perseverance, passion, or something else? Scan the Blurb. Sally Ride made history when she became the first American female astronaut. Because it is not common to become an astronaut, Ride became a role-model to many in the 1980s.Learn More Watch The Video The visual source below was selected because it delivers the most relevant information in a reasonable amount of time Play Create An Artifact Now that you have created a new understanding of a new topic, create an original artifact that displays your new knowledge. Write a journal entry.Craft a piece of art.Draft a poem or a story.Design or construct a project.Post a reflection on social media.Make time to discuss with others.Create an original artifact!