Reading Essentials: The Specifics You Need to Teach Reading Well

Reading Essentials: The Specifics You Need to Teach Reading Well

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by Regie Routman
     
 

Routman (a language arts coach in the US) has created a useful guide full of techniques and examples for teaching reading at the pre- college level. Crediting the origins of her teaching philosophy to Don Holdaway, Routman stresses the experience of the teacher, rather than their tasks. The techniques describe classroom organization, group events, reading-writing…  See more details below

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Routman (a language arts coach in the US) has created a useful guide full of techniques and examples for teaching reading at the pre- college level. Crediting the origins of her teaching philosophy to Don Holdaway, Routman stresses the experience of the teacher, rather than their tasks. The techniques describe classroom organization, group events, reading-writing activities, and professional development. Annotation c. Book News, Inc.,Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781417624461
Publisher:
San Val
Publication date:
10/28/2002

Meet the Author

Regie Routman's intimate knowledge of teaching and learning, down-to-earth style, and dedication to all children's learning success make her one of the most vibrant and respected names in literacy education. Her books, Teaching Essentials; Writing Essentials; Reading Essentials; Conversations; Literacy at the Crossroads; Invitations; The Blue Pages; Transitions; and her set of Transforming Our Teaching Professional Development Notebooks, all published by Heinemann, have encouraged hundreds of thousands of teachers and leaders to take charge of their professional learning and create effective, joyful practices. Currently she is dedicating herself to a new, dynamic framework to support principals, teachers, and coaches to apply expert reading and writing practices to the classroom. The video-based Regie Routman in Residence supports in-depth, yearlong literacy staff development that replicates the demonstration teaching, assessing, and coaching she conducts in weeklong residencies and brings to life the practices she advocates in Teaching Essentials. Regie continues to inform and inspire teachers and principals as a mentor teacher, leader, and coach in diverse schools across the U.S and Canada, as a speaker at state and national conferences, and as an online and on-site PD consultant. For more information on the Regie Routman in Residence products and services, including helpful resources and sample videos, visit this OVERVIEW site.

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