City of Temecula Black History Event February, 2016:
GOSTEAM4GIRLS Partnered with the Temecula Valley Museum to present Science, inventors and Quilts event on February 6, 2016. Tony Tobin Elementary School’s Mrs. Amanda Williams K-1 class to participate in the City’s Black History event by creating their favorite unknown Black Inventor and Scientist portraits. Bonnie Martland, a local Temecula artist assisted the kids to create their masterpieces! History . Dr. Patricia Justice provided the researched to identify the unknown Black Black Inventor and Scientist bio and picture.
The class integrating ART with learning for this project. They successfully created portraits of unknown Black Inventors and Scientist (see a portraits below). The students presented their artwork at the Temecula Valley Museum of their selected Black Inventor and Scientists heroes at the Temecula Valley Museum on Saturday February 6.2016. Portrayals were exhibited at the Temecula Valley Museum and the Pauba Temecula Public Library in the Children’s section thanks to the Children Library, Ginger Safstrom, Youth Services Manager,. The event was an overwhelming success for the little Tony Tobin Elementary School Picasso’s and their parents.