The More We Get Together
Set to the familiar tune of “The More We Get Together,” this new addition to Barefoot Books’ bestselling singalong collection features a diverse group of children who work together to make their urban neighborhood cleaner, friendlier, and safer for everyone. Sing along as the community bicycles and recycles together, volunteers at an assisted living home, participates in a letter-writing campaign and finally gathers around a potluck meal. End matter includes an age-appropriate introduction to recycling, activism, community gardens, teamwork and more, as well as actionable ways for children to get involved in their own neighborhoods.
Key Selling Points:
- TEAMWORK: Reinforces the importance of working together to make communities safe, healthy and welcoming for all members.
- DIVERSE, URBAN SETTING: Depicts a community filled with children of different genders, races and abilities, reflecting a contemporary urban neighborhood.
- FAMILIAR TUNE: This newest addition to Barefoot Books’ bestselling singalong collection features new lyrics to a classic tune, making it easy and exciting for readers to sing along.
- RICH ENDNOTES: Offers a clear, age-appropriate introduction to topics such as fuel conservation, recycling, activism, and more. Includes actionable ways for children to improve their communities, from riding bikes to volunteering at the food bank.