AR stands for Accelerated Reader. AR is a computerized program where students....
read a book and then take a computerized quiz and get immediate feedback.
AR quizzes can only be taken at school.
Why Use AR?
Improves performance in all academic areas, motivates students, increases time spent reading, encourages reading of quality literature, helps boost test scores, builds critical-thinking skills and instills a lifelong love of reading
Students earn points when they do well on the quizzes.
Old Town has the following point clubs:
5 points-pencil and certificate
20-Treasure box item
25-Lunch with staff person of choice at school
40-Ice cream/board game party
50-wii party (guitar hero)
80-Luncheon at school
90-Eagle bucks store visit with 90 credits
100-Lunch off campus
150-Trophy on Awards Day200-Trip to the book store