If I Go To The Moon Essay

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A Man on the Moon

Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first human beings to walk on the Moon. The United States and more over the world, reveres astronauts like Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong for walking on the Moon. But if all we do is remember their moonwalk, then we will have missed the most important mission objectives. Indeed, there is more to begotten from the Apollo Space Program than just an edge in the space race. There is a high set of values to be exemplified.
What happened on July 20, 1969, was undoubtedly one of mankind’s greatest achievements. Just eight years earlier, in May 1961, John Kennedy had challenged the nation to “landing a man on the Moon and return him safely to the Earth” by…show more content…

Two human beings were walking on another world. All of their selflessness, determination, and courage had paid off. When Armstrong, Aldrin, and Michael Collins splashed down in the Pacific four days later, the United States had completed its commitment to Kennedy's challenge--and won the race to the Moon.
Five more landings followed Apollo 11, each more complex than the last, all dedicated to lunar exploration, to pushing our limits. It is now impossible to imagine the sense of hugeness that must have accompanied Kennedy's challenge. But optimism was one of Apollo's key ingredients: It fueled our dreams and sent us to the Moon.
Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldine were the first humans walk on the Moon. The world needs heroes like astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong (Apollogies to the other 399,997 or so others who made the Manned Lunar Program a success.) But if all we do is remember their moonwalk, then we will have failed to live up to the example that they have set for us, through self sacrifice,

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If I was an astronaut, I would want to visit Mars to see the Mars rovers.

Brandon Laurido, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would want to go to Mars to see aliens.

Anthony Hamm, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

If I were an astronaut, I would want to go to the moon.

Brea Lutz, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would like to go to the moon to discover new life forms.

Brooke Benjamin, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would want to visit Mars to see if it is as red as people think it is.

Kaitlyn Jones, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

If I were an astronaut, I would want to go to Mars to be the first human to go there.

Kyle Gabba, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would visit Alpha Centauri 5 to meet all the cool space guys.

Michael Altermatt, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would go to the moon so I could kick people.

Rowan Dey, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would go to Venus and see the toxic gas.

Samuel Ochoa, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would want to go to all of the planets, because space is cool.

Thadeus Mateo Biton, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would want to go to Mars because no one has been there.

Vanessa Orlov, Grade 5, Valley Inquiry

I would go to Venus so I could see if the gravity was the same as Earth's there.

Isaac Kelber, Grade 1, Schirle

If I were an astronaut I would like to go the rings of Saturn to run on them.

Haylee Romero, Grade 4, Scott

If I were an astronaut I would go the moon to discover how it was made.

Eli Pike, Grade 3, Scott

I would like to visit Neptune because the name sounds cool.

Rocky Apodaca, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would visit Saturn because of its rings.

Vanessa Carter, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would like to visit Uranus. The reason I want to go to Uranus is because it starts with a U like for Ursula. And also I have always seen it as a fantabulous planet.

Ursula Goodwin-Helvig, Grade 4, EAGLE

I would mostly want to go to Neptune because it is so pretty and cool.

Jaiden Dittmer, Grade 5, EAGLE

If I was an astronaut I would travel to Mars because I really like red planets.

Alyson Ulmer, Grade 4, EAGLE

Mars so I could see Earth still and see my mom and go back to my job.

Avery Oelhafen, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would land on Pluto the dwarf planet. I know it would be hard to find but I don't care. It would be cool to go there because nobody else would be there except me and Blaize. Nobody would be there because everybody thinks it does not exist. We would eat tacos and drink taco milk! Yum! We would have a pet chicken because I love chickens.

Abbi Duhart, Grade 4, EAGLE

If I could go on any planet, I'd choose Saturn because I want to jump on the rings. Even though you can't do that, I'll try. Then I will get to see the colors and whatever else there is. P.S. I don't know much about Saturn but the rings. What do you know?

Taylor Ehrens, Grade 4, EAGLE

I would land on Pluto because peeps say it's too small but I don't think so. Because I think if I land there I can be famous and be the first peep on the amazing Pluto! I would be so happy. Abbi will be there too! I can bring home rocks from the amazing Pluto. Me and Abbi will eat tacos and drink taco milk before we go. And have a pet chicken because I like chickens.

Blaize West, Grade 4, EAGLE

If I were an astronaut, I would visit the moon because I can take notes of that planet and see what it looks like.

Natalie Olheiser-Coulter, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would visit the moon. I would visit the moon because I could jump around on it like a trampoline.

Caroline Ming, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would go to Saturn and explore the clouds of gas.

Erin Valkner, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would live on the sun because it would be warm all the time.

Elizabeth Gile, Grade 4, EAGLE

If I were an astronaut, I would visit the moon because preeeeeeetyyyyyyyy moooooooon.

Anne-Julienne Arnholtz, Grade 5, EAGLE

I would visit Mars because it's a really pretty color and I would want to see what kind of species there are.

Kaylen Lewis, Grade 5, EAGLE

Mars because it looks really, really cool and I have always been curious about Mars.

Lilly, Grade 5, EAGLE

Saturn. Because I would like to see what's there and I think it would be a good gymnastics planet.

Megan Bennett, Grade 5, EAGLE

Mars.

Caydance Cordova, Grade 4, EAGLE

I would visit the planet Mars so I could look for aliens.

Kaleb Place, Grade 5, Washington

I would go to Mars because it is hot and it is Earth's twin sister.

Jimmy Rodriguez, Grade 5, Washington

If I could be an astronaut I would go to Saturn because it has rings that are really, really pretty!

Autumn Dimick, Kindergarten, Bud to Blossom

If I was an astronaut and I could visit any planet, I would visit Jupiter so I can see if there is really life on Jupiter.

DeMari Thompson, Grade 3, Englewood

I would choose to go to Neptune because you can fall straight through it, even though you might die! It's an awesome color too!

Finn Manning, Grade 2, Englewood

If I were an astronaut, I would fly on a spaceship to Pluto. If there were air and water I would ice skate on the frozen water and if it could snow I would have a snowball fight and I would make snow cones, and I would make snowmen. I would share my snow cones with the snowmen. We would get hungry and we would make snow carrots, and snow bread, and snow peas. We would have a great meal then I would have to go home. I would love my trip!

Sophia Carlson, Grade 2, Englewood

Mars, because it's made of ketchup.

Gavin Gipson King, Grade 2, Englewood

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Mercury because it is brown.

Edward Yakimov, Grade 6, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Saturn because I want to drive a car on the rings.

Kyle Holm, Grade 6, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Saturn because of the rings. The rings are made of ice and rocks. It also has a solid center.

Harley Ward, Grade 6, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Mars because Mars is a red planet and it has dust.

Nickules Aldaghli, Grade 7, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Pluto because it sounds cool.

Bruno Lizarraga, Grade 7, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Neptune because it has eight moons.

Andres Aguirre Guitierrez, Grade 7, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Pluto because when you go, you get to see all of the other planets and because I like the cold a lot.

Isaac Campoz, Grade 7, Walker

If I was an astronaut I would like to visit Mars because it is a red planet.

Lalo Juarez-Alvarado, Grade 8, Walker

If I was an astronaut, I would go to a mostly unknown planet called Darwin 4 (way past Pluto). Why? Because no one has ever gone there.

Nick Ennor-Wagner, Grade 5, Myers

If I was an astronaut, I would like to visit the sun because it is awesome.

Oscar Perez, Grade 5, Myers

If I were an astronaut I would most like to visit the moon because I want to see what it looks like.

Rosy Islus, Grade 5, Four Corners

I would like to visit the moon because I want to know how it feels to be there.

Lesli Barocio, Grade 5, Four Corners

If I were an astronaut I would most like to visit the planet Jupiter because if I ever had to become an astronaut I would go to that planet.

Grace Gorman, Grade 5, Four Corners

I would like to visit the moon because I want to know what it feels like to walk on the moon.

Jessica Perez Rivas, Grade 5, Four Corners

If I were an astronaut I would most like to visit the planet Mars because I want to learn more about Mars.

Andres Waterman, Grade 5, Four Corners

I would like to go to Pluto because I want to do experiments and I want to bring things back like rocks, dust and parts of it. Also, I would like to see if there are living things.

Josue Garcia, Grade 4, Four Corners

I want to visit Pluto so I can see how small the Earth is from Pluto.

J.C. Jonaie, Grade 4, Four Corners

If I were an astronaut I would go to Mars to look at the red rocks.

Miguel Esquivel, Grade 4, Four Corners

If I were an astronaut I would most like to visit the planet Saturn because I want to wear the rings.

Sofia Navarro, Grade 4, Four Corners

I would go to Mars. I would like to see the aliens.

Diego Contreras, Grade 3, Sacred Heart

I would go to space to see the Guardians of the Galaxy and I would see Rocket and then in 57 years I will go back and get some pizza and see Hercules and I'll be one of them.

Anthony Gonzalez, Grade 3, Sacred Heart

If I was an astronaut, the planet I would go to is Mercury so I can fix my thermometer!

Lucas Bischoff, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

I would like to visit Neptune because it is my favorite planet and I choose this planet because meeting Neptune could be fun.

AJ Brown, Grade 3, Sacred Heart

I would like to visit Uranus because it looks like a big lollipop but without a stick.

Sofia Contreras, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

If I were an astronaut, the planet I would go to is Earth because it is the only planet you can breath on and it is the only planet things live on.

Thomas Bischoff, Grade 3, Sacred Heart

If I were an astronaut, I would go to Mercury because it is the closest to the sun. It would feel like it is summer all the time.

Frances Lear, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

If I could be an astronaut, I would go to Mars because then I can see aliens and because I can have no gravity. I would also like to go to Mars because it is red and my mom's favorite color is red so I would bring her back something.

Brooke Harmon, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

I would travel to planet Earth because my family is there and I can play on my PlayStation 3 and see my friends.

Javier Rodriguez, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

I would most like to visit Mercury because they have open WiFi including four bars!

Nyeelah Brown, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

The planet I would visit is Mercury because it's the perfect place to stay because half is dark and the other half is bright.

Josie Schultz, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

The planet I would go to is Mars. Mars is the sixth planet and my favorite number is six.

Sasha Nagy, Grade 3, Sacred Heart

The planet I would like to visit most is in another galaxy called "Monen" to see if there is life in space. It would be cool.

William Schnurbusch, Grade 3, Sacred Heart

I would go to Pluto because no one thinks it's a planet. Pluto is all alone so I would go there to get away from my little sister!

Olivia Traeger, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

I would go to the planet Venus (like viva las Venus). Maybe I would see an alien movie star like E.T.

Jaiden Collazo, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

I will go to the moon, and uuumm, I got a rock from the moon.

Paulina Gonzalez, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

If I was an astronaut, I would visit Saturn because it kind of sounds like Saturday and I like Saturdays.

Aldair Cruz, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

If I were an astronaut, I would go to Mars to see aliens.

Bryce Harmon, Grade 4, Sacred Heart

The planet I would go to is Jupiter because no one has ever seen it and it is the biggest planet ever and I want to see aliens.

Jacob Persons, Grade 5, St. Mary

If I were an astronaut, I would most like to visit Saturn so I could ice skate on the rings.

Amy Martinez, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would most like to visit Mars because it is gas.

Cody Ditter, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would go to Pluto because it is really far away from Earth so it would take a long time and I would be able to see other planets on the way to Pluto. And I would also be able to see Earth from far away!

Michael Duncan, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would go to Venus because I would be the first person on it.

Aidan Klascius, Grade 4, St. Mary

If I was an astronaut I would visit Neptune because it is pretty cold there.

Joshua Blish, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would want to go to Mercury because nobody cares about it, they just like Mars.

Lucas Flett, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would visit Pluto because I would get to meet Mickey Mouse and his dog Pluto and maybe Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck.

Emma Hedrick, Grade 4, St. Mary

If I were an astronaut I would go to the planet Mars to find martians and play with them. It would be the discovery of the century if I found martians.

Luke Carlock, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would like to go to Mars so I could eat some cheese. Yum! Yum!

Garrett Callsen, Grade 4, St. Mary

If I was an astronaut I would go to Neptune. I hope there are snowy mountains because I am going to bring my snowboard and shred the mountains all day!

Brock Hubert, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would most like to visit Saturn so that way I can bring my ice skates or roller skates to skate on the rings. Or maybe I could just walk around on the ringed planet until I find what I'm searching for ... aliens!

Reesey Budlong, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would go to Mars because no one has gone there yet.

Casey Voltin, Grade 4, St. Mary

If I was an astronaut I would visit Jupiter because I want to go explore the big red spot!

Melissa Gonzalez, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would visit Jupiter so I can meet aliens. I could move my house around since Jupiter is so big!

Adam Hilton, Grade 4, St. Mary

I would go to Uranus because that is the only planet that is upside down, which makes it unique. The best part is when I get back home, I would be able to fly!

Allison Hendricks, Grade 4, St. Mary

If I were an astronaut I would go to Uranus because I like cold weather.

Anna Welter, Grade 4, St. Mary

If I were an astronaut I would go to Venus. I choose Venus because it is hot and you can break rocks so you can study them when you get back to earth.

Gabe Chamberland, Grade 5, St. Mary

I would most like to visit Venus or at least Mars but I'd rather go to Venus. Venus is the planet I like because it is full of Venus flytraps.

Chaazee Jackson, Grade 6, Stephens

I would most like to visit Saturn or Jupiter because there are rumors it rains diamonds there.

Karen Pimental, Grade 6, Stephens

If I were an astronaut I would make my own planet! It would be pink with rings and its name would be "Zidel-Mi-Cooper" (I'm still working on it).

Jenny Garibay, Grade 6, Stephens

If I were an astronaut I would create my own planet to visit. It would be called candyland. The whole planet would be made out of candy.

Pagie Walker, Grade 6, Stephens

I would go to Pluto because it's tiny, tiny.

Autumn Allen, Grade 6, Stephens

I would visit Saturn so that I could walk around the rings.

Madison Haines, Grade 6, Stephens

If I were an astronaut I would visit Venus.

Marcos Montecinos, Grade 6, Stephens

I would go to Mercury because it's the closet to the sun and I could sun bathe.

Martin Lopez, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

Mercury, so I could see how hot it really was there.

Samuel Schindler, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would visit the moon so I could have a lifetime supply of cheese.

Ian Burchard, Grade 5, Queen Of Peace

If I were a astronaut I would go to Mars to look for alien life forms.

Santiago Blanco-Mills, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would fly to Pluto to increase the chance of finding a strange creature along the way.

Kyle Fromwiller, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would visit Saturn because I could play tag with aliens on the rings.

Ella Mhoon, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would visit Pluto so I could get free snow cones every day.

Ian Burchard, Grade 5, Queen Of Peace

I would visit Mercury so I could sun bathe and enjoy the hot summer days.

Aidan Ayres, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would go to Pluto to see if anything can live there and to see if I could look directly at the sun.

Sebastian Ramos, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would like to visit Pluto because there's probably many dogs.

Caiden Cummings, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would like to visit Pluto in the summer, because then I won't get a sunburn.

Isabella Boyd, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would go to an undiscovered planet. Explore! Go science!

Renee Porter, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

The planet I would visit is Mars so I could meet a martian.

Hannah Estrabo, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would like to visit Neptune because I would like to find SpongeBob.

Jacob Giruc, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would go to Neptune because there's snow and I'd build a snow fort.

Luke Holland, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would like to visit Pluto because it is a dwarf planet so I would be taller than it.

Anthony Saltarello, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would like to go to visit Neptune because it's blue and that's my favorite color.

Ismael Lopez, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would go to Pluto because it's the smallest planet and it's farthest away from the sun, so it would take about 10 years to get there and back. So when I get back, school will be over so I won't have to go to high school!

Wyatt Williamson, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

If I went to a planet it would be Endor (from Star Wars) because I can meet an Ewok.

Alex Cirocco, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would want to visit Pluto to see how small it is.

Bridget Raffensperger, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

Hoth (Star Wars) because I want to play in the snow.

Marc Devaux, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

If I could go to any planet it would be Mars so I could leave my brothers there forever.

Lexy Unger, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I could visit any planet it would be Mercury so I could have fun in the sun.

Belen Cedillo, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I could visit any planet I would visit Venus because my aunt's name is Venus and because it looks beautiful.

Ellie Fromwiller, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

The planet I most would like to visit is Saturn because it sounds like somebody says "sat on."

Emily Lopez, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I could go to a planet I would want to go to Venus because it has acid.

Maddy Carlson, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would go to the sun because I could face it toward Oregon so it's day every day.

Rachel Sever, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut the planet that I would want to visit most would be Pluto to prove that it is a planet.

Evelyn Hernandez, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I could go to any planet I would go to Mars and play with the aliens.

Tommy George, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would go to Mars and be the first man on Mars.

Eddie Herrmann, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would probably want to visit Pluto because I would build a huge ice hotel with a hot tub and a bowling alley for other astronauts coming to visit.

Kellen Hayase, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I'd go to the moon because I'll have an infinite supply of cheese.

Liam Stanley, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would visit the planet (or dwarf planet) Pluto because it could store all my chocolate there, then go back to Earth for a day, then finally go back to eat the candy, because chocolate is best cold.

Ben Cupani, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I were an astronaut I would probably visit (actually settle) on Jupiter because I would set a record and make billions because it's a gas planet!

Spencer Kowalski, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

If I was an astronaut I would go to a planet. It would be Saturn so I could ice skate on its rings.

Milo Bucci, Grade 4, Queen of Peace

I would visit Mars because people still think that there might be life there. So I might see Marvin the Martian.

Skyla Troxell, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would visit Mars to investigate on the robot NASA sent there.

Ziba Mokalla, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

I would go to Mercury, so I can get away from the cold winter.

Jasmine Manuel, Grade 5, Queen of Peace

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