Abigail adams persuading her husband

Abigail Adams: Persuading Her Husband


Abigail Adams’ letters to her husband, John Adams, reveals much of the inner workings of the early Founding Fathers. In this excerpt of a letter to her husband in 1776, she tries to convince him to advocate for women during the Continental Congress. After reading the passage, students will answer questions on the main idea and use context clues.