Battle of the Books

7th Annual DVEF Battle of the Books

  • We are very excited to be participating in the 7th annual DVEF Battle of the Books!  This is a program for 5th and 6th grade students in the DVUSD.  Students will read 4 books for each battle and answer questions before a panel of judges during each battle.  The final battle will be for all 12 titles and the highest scoring teams will be chosen to participate in a district wide battle.

     

    The following titles will be read for the 2019-2020 battles

     

    Battle I (October):

    Because of Winn-Dixie (Dicamillo)

    City of Ember (DuPrau)

    Hatchet (Paulsen)

    Walk Two Moons (Creech)

     

    Battle II - (January)

    Captain Nobody (Pitchford)

    The Unwanteds (McMann)

    Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library (Grabenstein)

    Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (Coerr)

     

    Battle III - (March)

     Pictures of Hollis Woods ( Giff)

    Poppy (Avi)

    Ella Enchanted (Levine)

    El Deafo (Bell)

     

    All books are available for check out in the Terramar Media Center.

     

  • Battle of the Books schedule:

     Schedule is currently pending, tentative weeks are shown below

    Battle I:

    October 2019

     

     

    Battle II:

    January 2020

     

    Battle III:

    March 2020

     

    District Battle:

    April 2020

     

    Regional Battle:

    TBA