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How to use Accelerated Reader to motivate and develop even the most reluctant reader

Accelerated Reader and MyOn offers unparalleled opportunity to provide personalised support for your student’s differentiated reading practise.  By offering insight into individual reading habits and abilities through adaptive testing, teacher can foster a lifelong engagement with effective and efficient differentiated reading practise.

This webinar on MyOn and Accelerated Reader will outline how schools across Ireland are using the resources currently and will cover the main features of both MyOn and Accelerated Reader.

Such as -

·         Access to 5500 new digital books with these titles available anywhere, anytime on any device including a mobile phone.

·         Unlimited access to all books in a Covid-friendly environment.  No danger of infection transfer.

·         A mixture of fiction, non-fiction and graphic novels.

·         Topic related: Many books are subject related topics across the curriculum.

·         Whole school use: Books are available for the entire school and in all locations

·         Projects can be set for the children to complete based around a topic/books selected by the teacher. Homework tasks can also be set.

·         Opportunities to use MyON as a virtual learning environment. Many projects are pre-made by teachers and can be easily shared.

·         Feedback: The teacher can comment on the children’s work and there are opportunities for peer assessment.

·         Extended Schools:  Reports are available to measure reading in and out of school etc.

·         Connects with Accelerated Reader for comprehension assessment, monitor and track progress ensure all pupils are reading at an age-appropriate level

·         Ensures that pupils have sufficient challenge in their reading

·         all pupil reading and comprehension data stored in easy to read and access spreadsheets


Please note course fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

A certificate of attendance will be provided to all particpants (via your LEC profile) which may be used for the Croke Park hours. 

Course Properties

Course Date 20-10-2020 4:30 pm
Course End Date 20-10-2020 5:30 pm
Capacity 30
Available place 12
Individual Price €10.00
Speaker Pat Hanrahan
Select Hours 1
Location Online
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