Presentation on theme: "How to Meet Your AR Goals"— Presentation transcript:
1 How to Meet Your AR Goals For the 2nd Nine Weeks
2 5 Steps to Meeting Your AR Goals Know Your GoalsUnderstand Your GoalsChoose books on your levelRead, Read, Read (a Little Each Day)Monitor Yourself
3 1. Know Your GoalsYou can’t meet your goals if you don’t know what they are.Meet with your teacher to setyour goals.Sign your goal sheet for thisnine weeks.Write down your goals in youragenda to help youremember them.Check your goals in HomeConnect.
4 2. Understand Your GoalsIt’s important to know your goals, but you also have to understand what your goals are so that you will be able to meet them.You have 3 AR Goals each 9 Weeks:Quiz Average GoalPoints GoalBook Level Goal
5 Quiz Average Goal Your quiz goal average is usually 85% 83 86 90 80 The Quiz Average Goal is the AVERAGE grade you need to make on AR quizzes. Think of it like your AR Report Card grade.Your quiz goal average is usually 85%9010095806585801008590658386
6 Points GoalThe Points Goal is probably the easiest goal to achieve. You just have to earn a certain number of points.Although points are easy to earn, it is also important to read and quiz on books that are within your book level range so that you can meet your Book Level Goal, too.
7 Book Level GoalThe Book Level Goal is probably the most difficult goal to achieve. You must read books within your book level to reach this goal.Your Book Level Goal is based on your STAR Reading test. It is the average of your low and high book level.For example, if your reading level is , then your book level average will be 3.6.
8 3.1-4.1 Reading Level, Example Goal = 3.6 Book Level GoalTo reach your Book Level Goal, you need to read books more on the high end of your book level. If you read too many books on the low end, your average book level will be low.Reading Level, Example Goal = 184.108.40.206.94.14.03.83.220.127.116.11.53.83.94.03.18.104.22.168.9
32 4. Read, Read, Read (a little each day) You can’t meet your goals if you aren’t reading.Make time each day to read so that you can reach your goals.Just 20 minutes a day of reading can help you meet your goals.
33 5. Monitor YourselfCheck your AR progress online at least once a week to see how you’re doing. If you’re not on track, make some changes.
34 How to Get to Home Connect On the Destiny homepage, click on the AR Home Connect link. You can check Home Connect at home or at school.
35 Log in the same way you do for AR Log in to Home ConnectLog in the same way you do for ARFirst initial of first name, first 4 initials of last name, all capitals, no spacesLunch number