How to find a book within the student's ZPD:
It is very important for students to read books within their ZPD (Zone of Proximal Development).
Students and parents can find the level of a book by doing the following:
2.) Click on "Student" or "Parent"
3.) In "Quick Search" type the title of the book. If the book has an Accelerated Reader (AR) quiz it will
4.) Double check the author if there are multiple books with the same title.
5.) Look at the "BL" which is the book level. If the BL is within your child's ZPD then the book is
appropriate for nightly reading.
Lists of book collections/series:
You can find lists the state list, libraian's picks, and award winning books.
All are listed with the book level and point value.
How to access CA Academic Standards (by grade level and subject):
2.) From the Elk Grove Unified School District's home page click on "Academics".
3.) Click on "Academic Standards" and locate the grade/subject. The file will be available as a PDF.
You can access lots of other great information on the EGUSD website so check it out!
To access our school website:
You can access daily schedules, Sunrise Headlines, Monthly Newsletter, PFO information, links for
students, and much more!