Learning Lincoln On-line
FROM-- SET SEVEN, CIVIL WAR STUDIES
Frederick Douglass, Abolitionist and Advisor to the President-- Task #14-- Frederick Douglass Discusses the Idea of "Being a Self-Made Man."
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TASK #14-- Works with both #8 & #13 Complete both as a unit.
Writing Response: You may do both Tasks #8 & 13 with this task.
Put yourself in the position of being a free slave in the 19th century. Think: "I am now a free person. I always wanted that, but now I don't know what to do. I think I will take Mr. Douglass' advice and learn to _______." (finish this starter with a plan of action for success.) Include obstacles coming up, and other problems related). Read Articles #5 and #8 and use it in your response on this task. The essay should be two pages or more.
A List of the Frederick Douglass Activity Tasks