Lesson 9: The Vice Presidency

Wrapping Up


Abigail Adams is, at this point in the biography, now married to the vice president of the new United States of America. In the remaining lessons, you'll learn how the duties of national government influence the lives of the Adams family.

Questions to Discuss

  • If you could correspond with a famous political figure from today, which political figure would you choose? What would you write to him or her about?
  • Which genres do you tend to read from now? Why do you think you like those genres so much? Did you learn about any new genres in this unit that you'd like to try?

Things to Review

  • Review your child's "Corresponding with Thomas Jefferson" activity page.
  • Review your child's "Choosing Genres" activity page.