The Battle of the Books Club will meet Every other Monday during lunch in the Library from 11:45-12:15. The membership is Open to 4th graders only.
Each child must read a minimum of 10 specific book titles in order to participate. Battle of the Books is a friendly competition between students. This will be the 3rd year for this competition at our school!
The main competition will be held in March 20th, 2017 after school. Team members will be required to purchase a Team t-shirt too.
Please fill out the attached application and Return to Mrs. Short in the library!!
This is the first year we are battling another School!! Our friends at Canyon Rim will be sending teams to compete against our 4th graders! We are so Excited to be battling another school!
2017-2018 Book List
Esperanza Rising by Pam Munoz Ryan
Nim’s Island by Wendy Orr
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
On the Banks of Plum Creek by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Phineas L. Macquire. . . Erupts! by Frances O’Roark Dowell
Time for Andrew: A Ghost Story by Mary Downing Hahn
The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
The Boxcar Children#1 by Gertrude Chandler Warner
Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones
There’s a Boy in the Girls’ Bathroom by Louis Sachar
The school library has copies of these books to loan the students or the parents can check them out from the public library.
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For more information about Battle of the Books, visit http://battleofthebooks.org/