Beginnings

A Center for Childbirth and Parenting Education

Big Sister, Big Brother:  Sibling Preparation

This 2-hour class is for children ages two-and-a-half and older who are about to become big sisters or big brothers.

Topics covered:  Newborn appearance, behavior and abilities, what it might be like being a sibling, ways siblings can help with the baby, and why siblings are special people.  Class includes a diapering and a swaddling activity, an art project, and a tour of University of Vermont Medical Center’s Mother/Baby Unit.