Parents and teachers can add reading rewards to the RR Store, which their group members can collect in exchange for the RR miles they earn as they read.
To add a reward to the RR store, follow the steps below:
- Log into your administrator account and visit Rewards > Manage Rewards.
- Click on the Add Reward to the RR Store button.
- Fill in a Reward Description field as described in the table below.
Field Description Reward title Enter a short title for this reward. Reward description Enter a short description for this reward. Would you like to Specify whether you want to one of our stock images to represent your reward, or upload an image of your own. Either way, you will then need to select your image. Quantity available Optional: limit how many of these items you put in the store. Leave blank if there is no limit. Limit per child Optional: limit to how many of this reward each child can buy. Leave blank if there is no limit. Reward by You can choose to provide rewards based on the number of books read or minutes read (RR Miles). Number of books required to Read If you have chosen to reward the number of books read, specify how many books must be read to earn the reward. Time period between Applies if you have chosen to reward for books read.You might want to only count books read between certain dates. Enter these here! The reward will expire at the end date. If you want to count all books read, leave blank Cost (RR Miles) If you have chosen to reward for minutes read, specify the number of RR Miles the child will need to give up to collect the reward. Remember, they get 1 RR Mile for every minute of reading, plus a bonus of 10 for finishing a book, and a bonus of 10 for adding a review! Notify me by email when purchased Receive an email any time a reward is purchased.
- Click Next to specify who the reward is for.
- Fill in the fields as described in the table below.
Field Description Available To If you choose to display this reward for a group or set of groups, please note that the reward will only display in the RR Store if the group is currently ACTIVE (i.e. if today’s date is between the group’s start and end dates, as per the Group Settings) Select the groups this reward applies to Choose which group(s) will see the reward in their RR Stores. All RR Miles Count! You might only wish to allow kids to spend RR Miles earned between the group’s start and end dates. This is useful for students that may have carried over un-used RR Miles into a new school year or summer reading program! Selecting specific children
If you chose to assign the reward to specific children, you can select these children from your group list. If you want to reward a reader who is not in your group, you can do so by specifying their security code. They will find their security code by logging into their reader accounts, then visiting My Account.
You will also see a list of children you are linked to that you can select from using checkboxes.