Downloads For Kids:

They She He Me: Free to Be! Poster:

Based on the book They She He Me: Free to Be! Having visual reference up like a poster helps keep the conversation open, can help kids understand on multiple levels, and shows that this is not something to be hidden. Also available as a full-size 18x24 poster from Reflection Press. - 1 PAGE

Download “They She He Me: Free to Be! Poster” PDF – 3 MB

All Genders All the Time Coloring Page:

Learn more about what it means to be Dynamic, Infinite, and Inclusive. A fun coloring page featuring some of the kids from our books and Playing with Pronouns Educational Card Deck. Also available as a full color 18x24 poster from Reflection Press. - 1 PAGE

Download “All Genders All the Time Coloring Page” PDF – 612 KB

My Personal Style Coloring/Activity Page:


Click on an image to download the PDF

COLORING PAGES from the Original Gender Now Coloring Book:

*The Gender Now Coloring Book was one of the first books to talk about trans & intersex topics with kids.
An all-new revised and greatly expanded edition will be releasing this year! Stay tuned!
Click on an image to download the PDF

Alphabet Activity Page:

Make your own inclusive alphabet character just like in the book, They, She, He easy as ABC! Download this activity page and follow along with Maya in her 4 part video series. - 1 PAGE

Download “Alphabet Activity Page” PDF – 455 KB

Find Dylan's Hat:

Download this activity page and help Dylan find their baseball hat! If you need a clue for which hat is theirs, check out the book They She He Me: Free to Be! and the Playing with Pronouns Educational Card Deck. - 1 PAGE

Download “Dylan Maze Coloring Page” PDF – 906 KB

Proud Trans & Nonbinary Coloring Pages:

3 Coloring Pages to celebrate and affirm our trans and non-binary youth and families! - 3 PAGES

Download “Proud Trans & Non-Binary Coloring Pages” PDF – 2 MB

Charley Parkhurst Coloring/Activity Sheet:

Learn more about the fearless trailblazer and trans ancestor, Charley Parkhurst! (Activity page originally created for The County of Santa Clara Office of LGBTQ Affairs Kid's Activity Book.) - 1 PAGE

Download “Charley Parkhurst Coloring/Activity Sheet” PDF – 794 KB

Call Me Tree Gender Free:

Maya's note to her readers about her book, Call Me Tree, published by Lee&Low. Download the PDF below or read online on her blog. (This note is included in the Reader's Guide) - 2 PAGES

Download “Call Me Tree Note to Readers” PDF – 1 MB

(View Maya reading Call Me Tree here)

Make the Gender Wheel Handout:

Want to find your place in the dance? Download your own Gender Wheel to make!
Turn the circles. Dance the wheel. There’s room for every body. Everyone belongs. - 3 PAGES
(Grown-ups can read more about the Gender Wheel and how it was created in The Holistic Self & The Gender Wheel section of Maya's online course)

Download “Make the Wheel Handout” PDF – 2 MB

Downloads For Grown-Ups:

Gender Questionnaire:

a good place to start to assess your own or others understanding of gender, a simple questionnaire with 11 questions to begin exploring gender. - 1 PAGE

Download “Gender Questionnaire” PDF – 429 KB

"Vetting LGBTQI Children's Books with Love" Worksheet:

statistics show that the vast majority of LGBTQ+ children's books are not written by an LGBTQ+ person. This means they often include implicit bias and lacked of lived experience. This worksheet is an important tool to develop critical awareness and begin looking at children’s books, (especially nonfiction gender books & workbooks for the young), that support LGBTQI2S+ kids, families, educators and librarians in choosing books that support our community from the inside OUT, taking into consideration truth, power dynamics, suppressed history and first or own voice. - 4 PAGES

Download “Vetting LGBTQ Children's Books with Love” PDF – 576 KB

Keeping the Perspectives Alive Handout:

While this handout was originally provided for parents, the information can be adapted for educators also. The 2 page handout provides some examples on how to provide gender expansive reflection for children in popular media such as books and movies. (Also view the video Making the Invisible Visible! to see Maya model some of this in children's books) - 2 PAGES

Download “Keeping the Perspectives Alive” PDF – 896 KB

Call Me Tree Reader's Guide:

In-depth Reader's Guide created by Maya for her book, Call Me Tree, exploring trees, yoga and gender identity. Also includes Maya's Note to Readers about the main character in the book. - 17 PAGES

Download “Call Me Tree Reader's Guide” PDF – 3 MB

(View Maya reading Call Me Tree here)

INTRO Lesson for They, She, He easy as ABC:

A simple intro lesson for They, She, He easy as ABC. Have students create their own alphabet page and celebrate uniqueness and individuality! - 4 PAGES

Download “ABC Intro Lesson Plan” PDF – 2 MB

For a more in-depth alphabet page activity, use this lesson coupled with the 4 part video series exploring how to make art & rhyme just like the book!

Indigo & Isabel have Something to Say Lesson Plan:

A fun lesson to make an interactive comic strip with character cut-outs to play and act out dialog. Pairs well with our Playing with Pronouns Card Deck - 8 PAGES

Download “Indigo & Isabel Lesson Plan” PDF – 5 MB

View the lesson page for a demo video!

U-niquely You Self-Portraits Lesson Plan:

Lesson plan geared toward exploring gender through self-portraiture, 30-40 min. activity. - 2 PAGES

Download “U-niquely You Self-Portraits” PDF – 839 KB

Curriculum Development Worksheet:

2 page worksheet to assist in developing lesson plans that are gender inclusive. The goal here is not to teach about gender but instead to bring gender expansive awareness into everyday lessons. Examples of a potential lesson ideas are provided on worksheet.

Download “Curriculum Development Worksheet” PDF – 433 KB