Update 2/13/17: Funding is no longer available for K-2nd grade projects. If you teach 3rd-6th grade, you can still create a project by following the instructions below.
Starting November 21, you can put comics and visual narratives into your 3rd-6th grade students' hands at half the cost!
TOON Books is the world's premier graphic literature publisher, and they believe that making meaning out of reading with the aid of visuals may be the best way to become a lifelong reader. With these books, TOON aims to introduce more children to the pleasure of comics while supporting teachers with effective teaching tools to promote visual literacy. Projects requesting TOON Books “10 Prize-Winning TOON Graphics for Middle Grades” can qualify for a one-to-one match from TOON books.
For more information on this initiative from TOON Books, visit their website here.
Here's how to qualify:
- Create a project requesting the following TOON Graphics set, titled “10 Prize-Winning TOON Graphics for Middle Grades”
- Make sure you only shop at AKJ
- Make sure your cart only contains one book set and no other materials
- Only projects requesting one book sets will be considered
If your project meets the criteria above, the offer will appear as soon as your project is live.