Time will be provided each day for students to read in class. Additionally, students will also need to read at home. Even though there will be a minimum requirement for reading each day, students are encouraged to read more than the minimum.
Kindergarten: Reading to, with, or by students 20 minutes per night, 5 nights per week. (Reading goal: 40 books per month, minimum) Students will take the STAR test when they are reading at an appropriate level. AR quizzes can be taken during the school year with a coach. A Reading Log will be used to monitor books read to, with, or by students.
1st grade: 20 minutes per night – student reads two books; parent reads one. Students will take AR quizzes throughout the year as directed by the teacher. A Reading Log will be used to monitor books read to, with, or by students.
2nd grade: 20 minutes per night; AR Goal will be generated as a target for reading.
3rd grade: Trimester 1 & 2 @ 20 minutes per night + meeting AR goal Trimester 3 @ 30 min. per night + meeting AR goal
4th grade: 30 minutes per night, target 80 pages per week + meeting AR goal
5th grade: 30 minutes per night, target 150 pages per week + meeting AR goal