Freedom School Classes This Week! Feb. 22 - 26th

 

Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom School 2021

Want to learn more about Black History and Culture?

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

22


Tupac and Kendrick Lamar- Hip Hop Is Poetry

2:30


We will read and discuss the poetry of Tupac and Kendrick and discuss the worldview of these two black men in America.



23


Self Love 

2:30




24

Math History is Black History

2:30



The Greeks get credit for a lot of math ideas (like the Pythagorean Theorem) but most of the big math ideas we use today were invented by people of color. We will talk about how the Mayans and Egyptians contributed to the evolution of math as we know it today. 

Black Americans in TV and Film

2:30


Black Literary Societies 

3:00



During the early 1800s, Black literary societies were created to study history, science, math, literature, language and English. There were societies formed in urban cities such as New York for members to come together to read, write and think together. Hundreds of years later, what lessons can we learn from Black literary societies today?

25


3rd Annual FLHMS Black Love Celebration

2:30-4:00



26


The Hill We Climb: Amanda Gorman's Inaugural Poem 

2:30