This article looks at the life of First Lady Barbara Bush. From meeting her husband at 16 to standing as the matriarch of the Bush family, Mrs. Bush's life has been full of determination, candor, laughter, and love. This short article will make a great nonfiction piece for any middle or high school social studies or ELA class. The article is followed by thought-provoking questions. Is your classroom Google-ready? Provided in the pdf is a link for you to copy the digital version to your own Google account and use it immediately. Need a quick sub plan? This is a no effort, ready-to-go assignment.