The president’s job is clearly defined, but what is the role of the First Lady and how has it evolved over time? In this WebQuest, students learn how first spouses have contributed to the leadership of the country.



Students will be able to...

  • Identify how the role of First Lady has changed and expanded over the years
  • Describe how first spouses have made important contributions to the leadership of the nation
  • Evaluate the importance of the First Lady's (or spouse's) role and its impact on the country