What is Battle of the Books?
Battle of the Books is a reading competition designed to improve reading and comprehension while building enthusiasm for reading.Students will compete individually and in teams to show their knowledge of ten preselected books.
Who can compete?
Students in 3rd, 4th, and 5thgrades are eligible to compete.
How will the teams be formed?
When is the campus battle?
In January, the Battle of the Books teams will compete against each other to determine the Schluter Battle of the Books team.
When is the district battle?
The district Battle of the Books competition will be held on February 11, 2014 at 6:00 pm at Northwest High School.
What are the Battle books?
Love That Dog by S. Creech
The SOS File by B. Byars
Ida B by K. Hannigan
Two-Minute Drill by M. Lupica
Glory Be by A. Scattergood
Waiting for the Magic by P. MacLachlan
Freaky Fast Frankie Joe by L. Clifton
Walls Within Walls by M. Sherry
Fairest of All by S. Mlynowski
Wonder by R.J. Palacio
***If you need any more information, or if you are interested in coaching a team, please contact Christa Pospisil at 817-698-3936 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.***