“Comics are a gateway drug to literacy.” – Art Spiegelman, Pulitzer Prize-winning author.
We are thrilled to announce our newest partnership with TOON Books, the high-quality comic books designed for beginner readers.
Projects requesting the new “TOON into Comics Genre Study for Reading and Writing” through vendor AKJ Books* will see their project qualify for a half-off match offer generously funded by TOON Books.**
“TOON into Comics Genre Study for Reading and Writing” is a curriculum unit that includes 30 lesson plans that are aligned to the Common Core State Standards for reading, writing, and speaking and listening, along with the complete collection of leveled TOON Books (92 COPIES TOTAL!), to teach students verbal and visual literacy through comics. The genre study culminates with a publishing party at which students present their self-authored comic books.
Teachers, post your project today. Thanks, TOON Books!
*To qualify, projects must exclusively request “TOON into Comics Genre Study for Reading and Writing”. Product cannot be combined with any other requested materials.
**Once project request is live it may take up to 3 days for the project to qualify for the match offer. Projects will qualify for match offer until funding runs out