Teachers, Librarians, Booksellers, and Changemakers!
Thank you for bringing change to your communities. Amanda Gorman's Change Sings is a triumphant call to action for everyone to use their abilities to make a difference. The resources below are free to share with your young readers. Use them to inspire more engagement around reading this special book and to help you #TeachChange in your school, library, or community.
Ways you can participate in #TeachChange:
Read the book aloud.
Request a FREE #TeachChange Changemaker Kit that includes an Oversized Double-Sided Interactive Poster and Activities.
Download and share the Educator Guide.
Share how you #TeachChange on social media with the hashtag.
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Share these resources with your students, patrons, and community members.
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Amanda Gorman talks about why CHANGE SINGS
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Amanda Gorman, Loren Long
A lyrical picture book debut from presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long
"I can hear change humming
In its loudest, proudest song.
I don't fear change coming,
And so I sing along."
In this stirring, much-anticipated picture book by presidential inaugural poet and activist Amanda Gorman, anything is possible when our voices join together. As a young girl leads a cast of characters on a musical journey, they learn that they have the power to make changes—big or small—in the world, in their communities, and in most importantly, in themselves.
With lyrical text and rhythmic illustrations that build to a dazzling crescendo by #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long, Change Sings is a triumphant call to action for everyone to use their abilities to make a difference.
★ “In rich language and vivid art, this hopeful celebration of the life-affirming power of change to ripple out into a better future is irresistible. Text and poetry work together to regulate a careful reading of this beautiful work. One to keep, to read, and to reread.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
★ “This uplifting serenade will instill readers of any age with hope for the future and the initiative to improve it.” —Publishers Weekly, (starred review)
“A lovely and loving call to action and kindness.” —Booklist