We are proud to announce the return of Más Piñata, now part of our Bebop Books imprint! Más Piñata is a series of leveled books for Emerging and Beginning Readers, available in both Spanish and English. Más Piñata offers rich, culturally-relevant stories that support meaningful literacy development in guided reading and biliteracy settings.
A Guarantee of Cultural Authenticity
Más Piñata was the first authentic early literacy program for Spanish-speaking students in the United States. It was created by Grupo Educaturas—native Spanish speakers and long-time
educators Dr. Barbara Flores, Elena Castro, and Eddie Hernandez,along with illustrators Michael Ramirez and Mary Ramirez-Green. All Más Piñata titles were originally written in Spanish, so you can use them with confidence in your classroom.
Bebop Books is proud to bring these books, beloved by educators, back into print in both Spanish and English editions! You’ll find fresh, updated texts and designs along with resources aligned to current educational standards. All books are leveled for guided reading.
Features of the Books:
- Authentic Stories
- High-frequency words
- Simple sentence patterns
- Familiar words and concepts
- Natural oral language sentence structures
- Large, well-spaced print
- Consistent placement of text
Watch our free webinar on how to use Más Piñata books in the classroom:
Our comprehensive literacy program includes resources for guided reading, classroom libraries, shared reading, assessment, and ESL/Dual Language Programs.
Visit our website, leeandlow.com, for free comprehensive lesson plans with strategies for building fluency and comprehension.
Browse our Más Piñata collections online:
- Más Piñata Dual Language English & Spanish Collection
- Más Piñata English Collection
- Más Piñata Spanish Collection
Want help creating a custom order? Fill out our quick form, or contact our Educational Sales Assistant, Verónica Labarca, for leveling and ordering information: vlabarca [at] leeandlow [dot] com or call toll-free: 1-888-320-3190 x. 22.