This is a 3 day mini-unit on the writer Frederick Douglass. It was designed for use in a Language Arts, English III course, but could also be used in a Social Studies class or other with a mini study on the author and abolitionist. Includes 3 days of student centered activities, including a reading analysis & prediction activity, an online biographical scavenger hunt, and a speech reading analysis activity to be done in a Jigsaw activity. All materials are provided or links are included in the student directions. Some parts could be used as a homework assignment if desired. Teacher notes are also included and provide basic directions for the jigsaw activity as well as class ending prompts for each of the three days.