Session plan for interest level: K, 1, 2


All anyone wants to talk about with Mama is the new “ding-dang baby” that’s on the way, and Gia is getting sick of it! If her new sibling is already such a big deal, what’s going to happen to Gia’s nice, cozy life with Mama once the baby is born?


“[An] honest story about jealousy, anger, displacement, and love [that] will touch kids dealing with sibling rivalry and spark their talk about change.”— Booklist Exploring feelings, comparison/contrast, sequencing and written expression are all explored in this book about life’s changes that will appeal to all children, especially those who have younger siblings.

Pregnant mom

Book Information

Pecan Pie Baby
By Jaqueline Woodson
Puffin Books, ©2013

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