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Jefferson Middle School

3001 Allis St.
Springfield, IL 62703

JMS African American Heritage Month Activities

February 2, 2015
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At Jefferson Middle School, we will be celebrating African American Heritage Month in a variety of ways!

• February 3, 5, 10, 12, & 17 ~ There will be a book study on Selma Lord Selma in the JMS Cafeteria from 2:30-4PM.
• February 5 ~ Selected students will attend the “I Have a Dream” play at Sangamon Auditorium at 12:30PM.
• February 6, 13, 20, & 27 ~ “Who Am I” will be featured on the JMS morning announcements at 8:00AM.
• February 10, 12, 17, & 19 ~ Preliminary rounds of our Heritage Bowl Competition will be held from 9-11AM.
• February 18 ~ Selma Lord Selma will be our featured movie for our JMS Movie Night in the gym from 6-8PM.
• February 27 ~ The final round of our Heritage Bowl Competition and reception will be held from 9-11AM.

Tentatively: February 27th - Community in the Classroom from 2:00-2:20PM in each classroom.
TBA: Springfield Race Riot video and class discussion in 7th and 8th history classes.