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Ellen Ochoa

pioneering astronaut
  • 0.92 MB
  • English
Capstone Press , Mankato, MN
Ochoa, Ellen -- Juvenile literature., Women astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Astronauts -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature., Hispanic American women -- Biography -- Juvenile litera


United S

Statementby Lissa Johnston.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
SeriesFact finders.
LC ClassificationsTL789.85.O25 J64 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3406849M
ISBN 10073685438X
ISBN 139780736854382
LC Control Number2005022580

Ellen Ochoa, American astronaut and administrator who was the first Hispanic woman to travel into space (), working as a mission specialist aboard the space shuttle Discovery. She later served as director of the Johnson Space Center (–18). Learn more about Ochoa’s life. Astronaut Ellen Ochoa was born onin Los Angeles, California.

Selected by NASA inOchoa became the world's first Hispanic female astronaut in Ellen Ochoa is my husband's cousin. We have seen her blast into space three times.

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This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. In order to navigate out of this carousel 5/5(2). Ellen Ochoa was the first Hispanic-American female astronaut.

She flew on four space shuttle missions. Ochoa grew up in La Mesa, Calif. She graduated from San Diego State University with a degree in physics in Ochoa went on to graduate school at Stanford University to study electrical engineering.

While she was there, Sally Ride became. It has great pictures throughout the book that are sure to keep the attention of young readers. Also the book is split into small chapters so that the readers can digest the book in sections as to not get too overwhelmed by so much information at one time.

The biography is about Ellen Ochoa who was the first Latina astronaut.4/5. When Ellen Ochoa was young, male American astronauts walked on the moon. But girls were not allowed to be astronauts. Girls didn't often study science either--but Ochoa didn't let that stop her.

In high school, Ochoa loved math and science. In college, she studied physics and engineering, and later she became a scientist and inventor.4/5. Ellen Ochoa Biography, Life, Interesting Facts. Born onEllen Ochoa is an American veteran astronaut and engineer.

She is currently the Director of the Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas since as the first Hispanic as second female director.

She took over as the director after Michael Coats retired on Decem InEllen Ochoa, a mission specialist, took off in the space shuttle DISCOVERY, becoming the first Latina to enter space.

An inventor and an experienced astronaut, Ochoa quickly moved up the ranks at NASA and toured schools throughout the. Life After Death Experience (NDE) with Steve Gardipee, Vietnam War Story | One of the Best NDEs - Duration: Dustin Warncke Recommended for you.

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Ellen Ochoa by Julia Finley Mosca (Book). Ina woman named Ellen Ochoa made history. She became the world’s first Hispanic female astronaut.

The year before, Ellen had been chosen to be an astronaut by NASA. NASA is the U.S. government agency that explores space. There are different kinds of astronauts, but all astronauts fly to. Welcome Books-Real People: Ellen Ochoa (Sp) Ellen Ochoa (Sp) By Pamela Walker.

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Description. Beginning readers are introduced to astronaut Ellen Ochoa in this brief biography that includes. Ellen Ochoa's has a passion for engineering, space, and science. Readers will find out how Ochoa used this passion to earn a doctorate from Stanford and become the first Hispanic American female in space.

Learn how she uses this passion to inspire students of all ages to work hard in school and follow their dreams. Ellen Ochoa's early life: She was a good little girl when she was in elementary school. She graduated from high school in She is still alive.

Ellen got a degree for science. She went to college at S an Diego State University. She was great at science. She had a school that was small when she was little.

Ellen Ochoa is a hero for many women. She was born on She is half Mexican. Ellen Ochoa is a hero because she was the first Hispanic woman astronaut; she was a groundbreaker, and she is admirable. On April 8,Ellen became the first Hispanic woman to fly into space.

Ellen and four other male astronauts were aboard the space. One of the five daughters of a single parent, Ellen Ochoa is an inspiration to all. With degrees in physics and electrical engineering, Ellen was a pioneer in optic research.

This helped to make her an ideal candidate for NASA's astronaut program. As the first Hispanic woman astronaut, Ellen is blazing new trails for all women. Get this from a library. Ellen Ochoa. [Elizabeth Dana Jaffe] -- Provides a brief description of the first Hispanic woman astronaut.

Men and women have made a variety of contributions throughout the history of science and technology. Accounts of past events. Ellen Ochoa, First Female Hispanic Astronaut Gr 6 UpDescribing how injustices suffered as a Mayan child led Menchú to become an influential advocate of human rights for indigenous peoples, this stirring biography is the strongest of these three : Scholastic, Inc.

Ellen Ochoa, a veteran astronaut, was the 11th director of the Johnson Space Center. She was JSC's first Hispanic director, and its second female director. Her previous management roles include Deputy Center Director and Director of Flight Crew Operations. Ochoa joined NASA in as a research engineer at Ames Research Center and moved to.

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A specialist in optics and optical recognition in robotics, Ellen Ochoa (born ) is noted both for her distinguished work in inventions and patents and for her role in American space exploration. Among Ellen Ochoa's optical systems innovations are a device that detects flaws and image recognition apparatus.

In the late s she began working with. This is a biography of Ellen Ochoa, the first Hispanic woman astronaut.

(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt StoryTown, ) This lesson was created as part of the Basal Alignment Project, during which teachers created CCSS-aligned lessons for existing literary and information texts in basal readers.

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Meet Ellen Ochoa, the the first Hispanic woman easy-to-read (Ages ) biography of the first Hispanic woman : Scholastic, Inc. Ellen Ochoa Book Information. Title: Ellen Ochoa. Author: Walker, Pamela. Isbn: Readers are introduced to Ellen Ochoa, the first Hispanic woman astronaut.

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Ellen Ochoa – Astronaut and Musician – was a smart and astute child who didn’t let anything get in the way of her dreams. She studied hard, learning all she could about the subjects that she loved.

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My children love math a little bit more after reading this. I love reading biographies myself. It was so heartwarming to see them enjoy this.

This vocabulary test pairs well with the book Out of This World: The Ellen Ochoa Story. Two sections of assessment. The first section is drawing lines to connect words with the definitions. The next section is using the words in sentences.

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