Accelerated Reader

  1. Log in to your computer – Username: last name<space>first name, Password: 6 Digit Student ID #
  2. Double click on Internet Explorer icon
  3. If a pop up box appears, “Always choose ALWAYS” then OK
  4. If the “Welcome to Renaissance Place” website is not saved to your Favorites, please type this address into your address bar:
    https://hosted180.renlearn.com/25051
  5. Save the address to your favorites if it is not already there
  6. Click on Student
  7. To login, you must type your name like this example:

    Username:  last name<>first name (example - smith john)
    Password:  ID#  (The student’s 6 digit student ID is their password)
  8. On the Home menu, choose take an AR quiz
  9. Then choose Take a Reading Practice Quiz
  10. Type in the book’s title. Usually this is all that is needed
  11. Select the correct book by clicking on the title that matches (Always look at the author’s name and be sure it matches!!)
  12. Click Yes if all information on the screen looks correct
  13. Click Start Quiz, then Start
  14. After taking the quiz, always make sure that you look at the ones you have missed and ALWAYS PRINT OUT THE TOPS REPORT AND GIVE IT TO your teacher!!!!!

To find a book

Log in to www.arbookfind.com (This is not where you take an AR quiz!!!)

Using the Quick Search tab, you can search by title or author. Please note that if you try a subject search such as “horses” or “dir bikes,” you will get too many results!

Using the Advanced Search Tab, you can insert your Interest Level (grade level) and your ATOS Book Level (reading range), and then the topic and subtopic of your choice. Don’t forget to hoose Fiction (story) or Non-Fiction (facts) and English!

***JUST REMEMBER THAT WE MAY NOT OWN ALL OF THE BOOKS ON YOUR LIST OF QUIZZES. ALWAYS DOUBLE CHECK DESTINY LIBRARY!!***