Battle of the Books

Permission slips are due by October 27, 2017


Battle of the Books is a fun, friendly competition where teams of students (from the same grade) read books from a specified list and then compete in a trivia contest based on those books!  

2017-2018 Book List!   
Beneath by Roland Smith
Fort by Cynthia DeFelice
Half a Chance by Cynthia Lord
The Red Pencil by Andrea Davis Pinckney
Turn Left at the Cow by Lisa Bullard
Under the Egg by Laura Fitzgerald
The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubacker Bradley
Nickel Bay Nick by Dean Pitchford
Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls
Amulet:  The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi
Because They Marched by Russell Freedman                                                                

Important Dates:

Sign up for teams: September/October 
Permission slips due: October 27, 2017
Parent volunteer coaches meeting: November 8th at 7:15am or November 9th  at 2:30pm in the Media Center
Meet Your Team Meeting: November 10th during homebase
Teams meet: Fridays
Live Battle of the Books against other team: Friday, March 2, 1028 at 8:00am
 

*PRIZES!*PRIZES!*PRIZES!*PRIZES!*PRIZES!

* If you read all 10 books, you get invited to an ice cream social.

* If your team wins the Battle, you get a pizza or donut party!