thorough, effective spelling word study curriculum

SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing delivers all components of assessment and instruction identified by the U.S. Dept. of Education Center on Instruction as crucial for developing reading and writing skills in every student.


state approval 

             Colorado Department of Education 

             Advisory List of Instructional Programming and

             Professional Development

If you are aware of similar lists or processes for inclusion in other states, let us know!


SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing meets many of the CCSS Language, Speaking, and Listening 6–12 standards.

SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing meets many CCSS Reading K–5 Informational Text standards and some CCSS Reading K–5 Literature standards. SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing also meets many CCSS Speaking and Listening K–5 standards. 

SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing meets most of the CCSS Language K–5 standards. 

word study curriculum

SPELL-Links to Reading & Writing meets all CCSS Reading K–5 Foundational Skills.

meet common core state standards.

Common Core State Standards expect your students to perform with higher levels of cognition and application in reading, writing, listening, and speaking.

SPELL-Links allows students to talk and think about the linguistic properties of words, gain cognitive flexibility with multiple linguistic strategies for spelling and decoding, and practice and self-evaluate their application of word study knowledge and skills in realistic, active, and social settings. SPELL-Links helps you ensure that your students have the core skills, linguistic understandings, and strategies needed for literacy and academic success.