American Presidents





American Presidents: Life Portraits Exhibit
9-12 Grade Student Activity

John Quincy Adams


Meet the 6th president!
Reading the text, how did President John Quincy Adams describe his experience as president of the United States?

Look closer!
Look at the picture. How would you describe the atmosphere of the event? How would you describe President Adams' mood? Compare the mood of the picture to Adams' own description of his presidency. Describe an image from Adams' presidency that would illustrate the quote.


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