Battle of the Books

Permission slips are due by   

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!  

Looking for ideas on what to read? How about books for the upcoming 2017-2018 Battle of the Books?!?

2017-2018 Book List Released!   
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:
Books released for next school year: Summer
Optional reading of books over summer for those interested: Summer
Sign up for teams: September/October 
Permission slips due:
Parent volunteer coaches meeting: 
Meet Your Team Meeting:
Teams meet:
Live Battle of the Books against other team:
 

For more information, contact any of the following on the LMS Battle of the Books committee:
Mrs. Ashley Martin, Room AD100    amartin1@sowashco.org
Sadie-jo Kobussen                Parent Volunteer Coordinator    
Bonnie Slaughter                  Parent Volunteer Coordinator
Parents:  Interested in being on the committee?  We need your help!  Please contact the committee to join!

*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 lunch!