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Accelerated Reader

Supporting your child with their reading

Expectations for home reading everyday

Foundation children   10 minutes

Year 1-2                      15 minutes

Year 3-6                       30 minutes

Here is the PowerPoint from the Reading Parent Workshops please remember that if you have any questions, speak to your child's class teacher.

Y1 Parent Workshop

myON parent guide.

Recommended Year Group Texts 

Accelerated Reader Links

MYON books and CORRECT quiz numbers

CBeebies AR quizzes

Here is a list of books that you may have at home or your child can listen to on YouTube.

Type in the quiz number/title of the book when your child is ready to quiz.

Some books maybe out of their ZPD level (number on side of the book) but as long as they are enjoying the story and reading then that’s great!  


Aliens Love Underpants – 216767

We’re going on a Bear Hunt – 200508

Zog – 219447

Room on the Broom – 204664

The Snail and the Whale – 219368

Stickman – 218123

Sharing a Shell – 218429

The Smartest Giant in Town- 219012

Kitchen Disco- 231235

The Very Hungry Caterpillar – 200199

Elmer and Snake – 225821

Elmer on Stilts – 220386 (lots more Elmer books on AR)

Can’t you Sleep, Little Bear? – 200420

Winnie’s Magic Wand – 208725

Winnie the Witch – 201440 (lots more Winnie books on AR)

Kipper’s Birthday – 202152

Superworm – 224880

The Day the Crayons Quit – 225529

Owl Babies – 201455

Handa’s Surprise – 200866

The Tiger Who Came to Tea – 201398

Funnybones – 203796

Farmer Duck – 200348

The Gruffalo – 203199

The Gruffalo’s Child – 218162

Tiddler - 220456

Where the Wild Things Are- 200200

Lost and Found – 211808

How to Catch a Star – 211811

Peace at Last – 200349

Class Two at the Zoo – 214384

Class Three All at Sea – 214769

Meg and Mog – 201616

Barry the Fish with Fingers – 217340

Barry the Fish with Fingers and the Hairy Scary Monster – 224624

Guess How Much I Love You – 200800

The Troll – 218435


Accelerated Reader Home Connect

Home Connect, enables you and your child to access their Accelerated Reader account outside of school from any computer with internet connection. Renaissance Home Connect is fun and easy to use. It allows the teacher, you and your child to share information about their progress in Accelerated Reader.

You can log in to Renaissance Home Connect from any computer with internet connection and compatible browser. For a list of compatible browsers, type the following URL in any browser.


To log in to Renaissance Home Connect Website:


Use your child's username and password to access their book shelf. Ask their class teacher if your child can not remember it.

Please note children will not be able to take any quiz at home and we acknowledge 80% 90% or 100% as a pass on quizzes taken.


Book Codes

All children should know what code they are working on.

Turquoise      0.0-0.9

Blue              1.0-1.9

Green            2.0-2.9

Red               3.0-3.9

Black             4.0-4.9

Yellow            5.0-5.9

Orange          6.0-7.4

Orange/Blue  7.5-7.9

Pink               8.0-8.4

Purple            9.0-9.9



Accelerated Reader—How many words did each class read?

To find out please check out the latest newsletter.




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  • 01795 662875