The cost of 10 different books from the Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists, including Jacob Lawrence, Georgia O'Keeffe, Edward Hopper, and Salvador Dali is $106, including shipping and <a target="new" href="http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm" onclick="g_openWindow('http://www.donorschoose.org/html/fulfillment.htm', 300, 800, 'fulfillwindow');return false;">fulfillment</a>.
Imagine reading below grade level and yet still having access to reading about the world's most renowned artists.
The book series “Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artist,” is written at an accessible level and introduces artists and the work to youth. The text is stimulating with cartoons, readable text and sample masterpieces.
As a teacher in the Bronx, I find that many of my students do not have access to the works of artists such as:
… and many more
These books will open the world of art to many students, and will make fieldtrips to NYC museums meaningful.
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