Welcome to the companion website for Literacy Essentials: Engagement, Excellence, and Equity for All Learners by Regie Routman.  By clicking on the menu tabs above, you will find many useful resources for downloading, including:

  • Study Guide
  • Appendices
  • References and Resources for professional learning: for easy access through URLs
  • Lesson Plan: framework, detailed daily plans, teacher and student reflections, classroom charts, examples of student work, and much more
  • Class-authored, published nonfiction book: Polar Bears Are King of the North, by second and third graders, 48 pages
  • Class-authored, published book: Dreams: Listen to Our Stories, by fifth graders (including follow-up comments by students as high school seniors)
  • College Course Curriculum

Order and preview the book here. Includes video walk-through with Regie, and podcasts.

Visit Regie’s website at regieroutman.org.