The Science of Reading and the Science of Instruction: Both Are Imperative

Curriculum Associates provides research-backed, high-quality instruction grounded in the Science of Reading to accelerate student reading achievement for all Grades K–8 students.

In This Webinar

Discover how to blend the Science of Reading with the science of instruction—providing engaging, explicit instructional lessons that are highly structured, utilizing the steps of “I do, we do, you do,” eliciting frequent student responses, monitoring student performance, and providing immediate feedback. This episode will help you teach older students the foundational skills they need to embark fully on a journey to lifelong literacy.

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About Our Literacy Expert

Anita Archer, Ph.D.

Dr. Archer serves as a consultant to school districts and state departments of education on explicit instruction and literacy. She has presented in all 50 states and many countries and is the recipient of 10 awards honoring her contributions to education. Archer has served on the faculties of three universities, including University of Washington, University of Oregon, and San Diego State University. She has authored or co-authored numerous curriculum materials, including Phonics for Reading.

Make an Impact with Our Curriculum Aligned to the Science of Reading

Provide explicit, systematic instruction for students at all levels.

Magnetic Reading

Grades 3–5, Supplemental

Spark engagement and increase confidence with systematic foundational skills instruction that moves students from foundational skills to reading fluency. 


Phonics for Reading

Grades 3–12

Accelerate learning for older learners who need a targeted approach to master decoding with an effective, efficient, and easy-to-follow program by Dr. Anita Archer.


i-Ready Assessment

Connect precise Diagnostic data to Personalized Instruction that’s engaging and easy to use.