Battle of the Books 2016-2017

 

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2016-2017

ELEMENTARY BATTLE OF THE BOOKS



Our school is involved in the Battle of the Books program.  This is a competition with other elementary schools in our county.  Students are required to read the following books and during the competition recall facts and events from the books.  Students will spend many months reading and preparing for the late March competition.

 

2016-2017

Elementary Battle of the Books List

Title/ Author

Title

Author

*A Long Walk to Water

Linda Sue Park

A Nest for Celeste

Henry Cole

Crenshaw

Katherine Applegate

Fish in a Tree

Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Greetings From Nowhere

Barbara O'Connor

*Jake

Audrey Couloumbis

*Love, Ruby Lavender

Deborah Wiles

Savvy

Ingrid Law

Smells Like Dog

Suzanne Selfors

*The Homework Machine

Dan Gutman

The Key to Extraordinary

Natalie Lloyd

The League of Seven

Alan Gratz

The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg

Rodman Philbrick

The Tale of Despereaux

Kate DiCamillo

The Year of the Dog

Grace Lin

Tuesdays at the Castle

Jessica Day George

Ungifted

Gordon Korman

Woods Runner

Gary Paulsen