JuliusThe Baby of The World
by Kevin Henkes
Lilly’s loving enthusiasm for the new baby turns into mean-green jealousy after her brother arrives. She refuses to kiss, admire, and stroke baby Julius as her parents do.
Theme: Older siblings may need time to adjust to and accept a new baby.
Book Unit contents:
Tracing words, lines, and coloring
Fine motor tracing
Trace days of the week
Puzzles to print and put together
Puppet patterns in B/W and colored for retelling of the story
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Lilly experienced a great deal of frustration and jealousy over her baby brother. Page through the book with your class list behaviors that indicate these feelings.