Year 7 and 8 students are enrolled on Accelerated Reader, a reading programme designed to encourage reading for pleasure. Students take regular Star Reading Tests to establish their Reading Range, which is used to guide book choice.
Students take quizzes on the books they have read to check their understanding. Each time they pass a quiz, the number of words in each book is added to their individual Word Count. There are many rewards
for aiming high during Accelerated Reader lessons. Here are just a few of our hard-working students…