Arroyo is happy to be able to continue the online Accelerated Reader program. Accelerated Reader (AR) Renaissance Place (RP) Edition is the nation's leading reading management program used in more than 57,000 schools. Since 1986, AR has helped hundreds of thousands of teachers inspire teacher-led "reading revolutions" in their classrooms. AR provides educators timely, accurate information on student academic performance. Teachers can use this information to quickly adjust instruction to help all students reach their greatest potential.
This user friendly program gives Arroyo students access to 110,000 quizzes. Not only does this increase the number of books with AR quizzes available online at Arroyo to almost 600, but it allows students to read books from the public library and from home.
This program gives students and parents the ability to search for AR books and check AR book levels from home. You may also use your home computer to view a list of Arroyo library books which have AR quizzes. Below are easy to use instructions for the AR BookFinder website.
1. Go to www.arbookfind.com
2. From the Quick Search tab, type a book title, topic of author's name info into the blank field and click Go.
3. Click Add to AR Book Bag next to the books you want to add to your AR BookBag.
4. When you are finished adding books to your AR Book Bag, click the AR BookBag icon to view the books you've added.
If you couldn't find what you were looking for using the Quick Search, the Advanced Search allows you to search based on Quiz Released date, Interest Level, ATOS Book Level, topics, subtopics, fiction and nonfication and language.
1. Click the Advanced Search tab.
2. Type the Title, Author or ISBN into the blank field
3. Finish selecting your search criteria and click Go.
Using a Keycode to View a School or Teacher List
1. Type the Keycode WK511687 into the Enter Keycode blank field on the left side of the screen and click Go.
2. Click the Arroyo Elementary Accelerated Reader list (this list will show you the almost 6000 books online at Arroyo with AR quizzes available)