Pepita Talks Twice Graphic Organizer Characters Pepita Juan Lobo- wolf Abuelita- grandmother Setting modern times- the town where Pepita lives Story Elements Many people want Pepita to help them understand others. Pepita wants to get home to teach Lobo a new trick. Pepita decides to stop speaking Spanish because she is tired of helping others. When she gets home, Juan is teaching Lobo the new trick. Pepita doesn’t want to speak twice- to speak in Spanish and in English. Lobo doesn’t come when Pepita calls him Wolf because he doesn’t know that’s his English name.
Papa tells Pepita she will have to change her name if she doesn’t speak Spanish anymore. Pepita realizes she has been foolish when Lobo almost gets hit by a car. Pepita She is not happy to talk twice, but she translates for friends, family and neighbors. At the beginning of the story, Pepita helps when people ask her for help. Pepita decides she will not help people who ask her for help because she will not speak Spanish. By the end of the story, Pepita learns it is great to speak two language. Spanish English