Students will read an excerpt from Frederick Douglass' speech on Reconstruction delivered in 1880 in Elmira, New York. The excerpt is followed by questions that very accurately mimic the reading test on the newly redesigned SAT. An SAT style writing prompt is also included.
This passage, questions and writing prompt are also useful for preparing for any common core language arts assessment.
Take a look at the preview and you will see this is a high quality product that will give your students great practice for the SAT or other common core assessments while also teaching them about an important era in U.S. History.