2021-2022 BATTLE OF THE BOOKS9th Annual DVEF BATTLE OF THE BOOKS
Fifth and sixth grade students compete in teams of one, two or three students (with a minimum of 4 teams per school and a maximum of 30 teams per school) to test their knowledge in two exciting school competitions during the 2021-2022 school year. Points are cummulative for the year, and the winning team from each school will move on to the district-wide competition.
Teams are assigned three different books to read for each competition. The top scoring team from each school (cummulative from both school Battles) will compete in the district finale in the spring.
Don't miss the fun and excitement!
The 2021-2022 books are:
Battle 1 (OCT):
- The Lightning Thief, Riordan
- Number the Stars, Lowry
- Maniac Magee, Spinelli
- Frindle, Clements
Battle 2 (JAN/FEB):
- The Watsons Go To Birmingham, Curtis
- Crossover, Alexander
- Joey Pigza Swallowed The Key, Gantos
- Among The Hidden, Haddix
Battle 3 (APRIL/MAY):
All Battle dates are tentative and subject to change due to unforseen conflicts.
- Wonder, Palacio
- Everything on a Waffle, Horvath
- Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher, Coville
- Sarah, Plain and Tall, MacLachlan
Participants, staff and parents will be notified via school announcements and e-mail of any changes.District Battle – District Office (May)
SPONSORED BY THE DEER VALLEY EDUCATION FOUNDATION