edMe SS: Autobiography of Frederick Douglass

This web app has the text and supporting materials for Autobiography of Frederick Douglass. We use proven reading instruction to help students become more confidant readers. The app asks students questions that reinforce the main idea of each chapter as well as important details for understanding this important read.

The primary goal is to help improve reading skills while engaging in one of the most interesting books around. This lightweight companion helps students look for evidence and draw conclusions based on evidence – a skill critical across the educational spectrum.

We hope you enjoy Autobiography of Frederick Douglass, and keep your phone or tablet handy to get smarter while building their love of reading.


We hope you learn a lot and build your love reading!

Preface from William Lloyd Garrison
Preface – Letter from Wendell Phillips
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
A Paradoy (a poem)