General’s Charcoal Drawing Assortment Set is an ideal introduction to all charcoal media with 2 Charcoal Pencils, 4 Willow sticks, 3 compressed charcoal sticks, sharpener, and a kneaded eraser that can also be used for highlighting.
Emma Colbert Animal 18 Set of soft pastels by Unison
General's Jumbo Compressed Charcoal Pack will allow you to do large expanse of drawings. The compressed nature of the charcoal allows for sharp lines as well as broad sweeping effects. Compressed charcoal is of extra soft quality.