Accelerated Reader

Accelerated Reader (AR)

Recipe for Success


Please follow the following steps for a successful Accelerated Reader Trimester.

If you would like an A, then follow the chart and earn an A.  If you would like a B or C then follow that recipe—the choice is yours.  There is NO recipe for a D or F because no one wants to fail. 

Trimester 1

A

B

C

Week 1

Fri. Sept. 2

2

1

0

Week 2

Fri. Sept. 9

4

3

2

Week 3

Fri. Sept. 16

7

6

4

Week 4

Fri. Sept. 23

9

8

6

Week 5

Fri. Sept. 30

12

11

8

Week 6

Fri. Oct. 7

14

13

10

Week 7

Fri. Oct. 14

16

15

11

 

Week 8

Fri. Oct. 21

18

16

12

Week 9

Fri. Oct. 28

20

17

14

 

Parent/Guardian (s) you know your student best.  Please support and encourage him/her with their independent reading.  Check in often with his/her progress in AR.  Do NOT accept, “ I don’t know how many points I have” as an answer from your student—that is NEVER the case. 





Accelerated Reader Levels for Fourth Grade Awards

Pencil  5 Points
 Folder  15 Points
 Ribbon  25 Points
 Lanyard  30 Points
 Pin  35 Points
 Bronze Medal  40 Points
 Silver Medal  45 Points
 Gold Medal  50 Points
 BEYOND THE GOLD  
 Picture with Mr. Gronotte  60 Points
 Class Visit and Treat  70 Points
 Extra Playground Time with Mr. Gronotte  80 Points
 Name on Marquee  100 Points
 Lunch  and Extra Recess with Mr. Gronotte  120 Points
 STAR Performer Medal   135 Points