PHONICS for Reading Purchasing Information

Looking to Purchase PHONICS for Reading?

Authored by Dr. Anita Archer, PHONICS for Reading is a research-based reading intervention program designed to equip students in Grades 3–12 with the confidence and tools they need to become independent readers.

Program Levels

PHONICS for Reading is available in three levels to support students' decoding skills:

  • Level 1: Short vowels, double consonants, blends, Digraphs
  • Level 2: Vowel and consonant combinations, CVCe words, r-Controlled vowels, word endings
  • Level 3: Vowel and consonant combinations, minor consonant sounds for c and g, minor vowel sound combinations, prefixes and suffixes

This Placement Test can help determine which levels will best support your students.


PHONICS for Reading is available for purchase as printed books for an in-school implementation or as a digital file site license for a distance-learning implementation.

  • Print: Information on printed books can be found here (recommended for an in-school implementation).
  • Digital: We offer a site-level pricing package for access to digital files. Please contact us to learn more about site license pricing.


For additional information about how PHONICS for Reading can meet your students’ and teachers’ needs, as well as pricing information, please contact your local Curriculum Associates Educational Consultant. 

Not sure how many copies to order? The PHONICS for Reading Placement Test can help you figure out which of your students need PHONICS for Reading or ask your i-Ready Partner Success Manager how you can use i-Ready to identify these students.