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Lucy Calkins

Lucy Calkins is the author of the popular firsthand classroom materials Units of Study for Teaching Writing series and the Units of Study for Teaching Reading, Grades 3-5 series. Most recently, Lucy has published a common core workshop curriculum, Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grades K–5.

In addition, Lucy is the author or coauthor of numerous foundational professional texts with Heinemann, including Pathways to the Common Core;The Art of Teaching Writing; and One to One. She is also the author of The Art of Teaching Reading.

She is the Founding Director of the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project at Columbia University's Teachers College. For more than twenty-five years, the Project has been both a think tank–developing state of the art teaching methods–and a provider of professional development. In these capacities, the Project has supported hundreds of thousands of educators.

As the leader of this world renowned organization, Lucy works closely with policy-makers, superintendents, district leaders and school principals to instigate and sustain school-wide and system-wide educational reforms. But above all, Lucy works closely with teachers and with their classrooms full of wise and wonderful children.

Lucy is also the Richard Robinson Professor of Children's Literature at Teachers College, where she leads the Literacy Specialist program.

Lucy and her husband John are the parents of two sons, Miles and Evan.

A Field Guide to the Classroom Library AA Field Guide to the Classroom Library A A Field Guide to the Classroom Library BA Field Guide to the Classroom Library B A Field Guide to the Classroom Library CA Field Guide to the Classroom Library C A Field Guide to the Classroom Library DA Field Guide to the Classroom Library D
A Field Guide to the Classroom Library EA Field Guide to the Classroom Library E A Field Guide to the Classroom Library FA Field Guide to the Classroom Library F A Field Guide to the Classroom Library GA Field Guide to the Classroom Library G A Principal's Guide to Leadership in the Teaching of WritingA Principal's Guide to Leadership in the Teaching of Writing
A Quick Guide to Boosting English Acquisition in Choice Time, K-2A Quick Guide to Boosting English Acquisition in Choice Time, K-2 A Quick Guide to Making Your Teaching Stick, K-5A Quick Guide to Making Your Teaching Stick, K-5 A Quick Guide to Reaching Struggling Writers, K-5A Quick Guide to Reaching Struggling Writers, K-5 A Quick Guide to Reviving Disengaged Writers, 5-8A Quick Guide to Reviving Disengaged Writers, 5-8
A Quick Guide to Teaching Informational Writing, Grade 2A Quick Guide to Teaching Informational Writing, Grade 2 A Quick Guide to Teaching Persuasive Writing, K-2A Quick Guide to Teaching Persuasive Writing, K-2 A Quick Guide to Teaching Reading Through Fantasy Novels, 5-8A Quick Guide to Teaching Reading Through Fantasy Novels, 5-8 A Quick Guide to Teaching Second-Grade Writers with Units of StudyA Quick Guide to Teaching Second-Grade Writers with Units of Study
A Teacher's Guide to Standardized Reading TestsA Teacher's Guide to Standardized Reading Tests Big Lessons from Small WritersBig Lessons from Small Writers Conferring with Primary WritersConferring with Primary Writers Launch a Primary Writing WorkshopLaunch a Primary Writing Workshop
Launch an Intermediate Reading WorkshopLaunch an Intermediate Reading Workshop Launch an Intermediate Writing WorkshopLaunch an Intermediate Writing Workshop Lessons from a ChildLessons from a Child Living Between the LinesLiving Between the Lines
One to OneOne to One Pathways to the Common CorePathways to the Common Core Pathways to the Common Core Book Study BundlePathways to the Common Core Book Study Bundle The Art of Teaching WritingThe Art of Teaching Writing
The Writing WorkshopThe Writing Workshop The Writing Workshop VideotapeThe Writing Workshop Videotape Units of Study for Teaching Reading BundleUnits of Study for Teaching Reading Bundle Units of Study for Teaching Reading Trade Book PackUnits of Study for Teaching Reading Trade Book Pack
Units of Study for Teaching Reading, Grades 3-5Units of Study for Teaching Reading, Grades 3-5 Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing Middle School Series Bundle, Grades 6-8Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing Middle School Series Bundle, Grades 6-8 Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 6Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 6 Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 7Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 7
Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 8Units of Study in Argument, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 8 Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing Elementary Series Bundle Grades K-5 with Trade Book PacksUnits of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing Elementary Series Bundle Grades K-5 with Trade Book Packs Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing Elementary Series Bundle, Grades K-5Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing Elementary Series Bundle, Grades K-5 Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 1Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade 1
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Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade K with Trade Book PackUnits of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing, Grade K with Trade Book Pack UNITS OF STUDY PD PACKUNITS OF STUDY PD PACK Up Close (DVD)Up Close (DVD) Writing PathwaysWriting Pathways
Writing Pathways Book Study BundleWriting Pathways Book Study Bundle

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