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I Can Touch the Stars

Learners examine the concept of human capital. In this human capital lesson, students research how Dr. Sally Ride and Senator John Glenn invested their human capital. They determine how these two increased their human capital through training, improved physical health, and education using the assigned web sites.

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Grade
5th - 6th
Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research

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