Accelerated Reader ProgramVarious books can be classified as an Accelerated Reader (AR) book. To find out if a book your child has read is an AR book or not, please visit http://www.arbookfind.com. Also, Mrs. Potter, your local librarian, and school librarian, can help you find if a book is an AR book. Here are the following steps in the AR program in class.Step 1: Child reads an AR book.Step 2: Child comes to school with the book, title, and author name after they have read and spent time with the bookStep 3: Child uses their AR user name & password at school to login to the AR program on the classroom computer, they search for the book, and take a quiz over the book.Step 4: Child's score is reviewed by Mrs. Potter your child must score an 80% or higher on the online quiz to determine adequacy in comprehension.Step 5: Child can view the correct answers to any missed questions.Step 6: If the child scored an 80% or higher on the quiz, the child will get credit for one AR point in class.
For more information on the AR program, please view the following website:http://www.readingonline.org/critical/topping/rolarD.html
- Child will be allowed to test one time only per book.
- AR points will be charted in the classroom to build student efficacy in their achievements.
- Most Junie B. Jones and Magic Treehouse Books are also classified as AR books :-)
- Many books that we read in class and in your child's guided reading group are classified as AR books.
Last Modified on August 25, 2013