Accelerated Reading Stars
----Students scoring in the 90th percentile, read for more than 20 minutes a day-exposing them to 1.8 million words in a year.
----Students scoring in the 50th perentile, read for 5 minutes a day-exposing them to 282,000 words per year.
----Students scoring in the 10th percentile, read for 1 minute per day-exposing them to 8,000 words per year.
Daily reading has a tremendous impact. It would take a reader at the 10th percentile one year to read as many words as what a reader in the 90th percentile would read in 2 days!