Battle of the Books

District Battle of the Books Primary Dates:
February 13th Kindergarten and 1st Grade
February 14th Grade 2

In all grades at M.E. School, Battle of the Books teams are selected based on attendance. Students who intend to compete will need to be at each January practice session to be sure to get on a team in February. Each grade will have 4 teams established at the start of February. If you want your child to participate, practice is from 8 – 8:25 every morning beginning on January 11th.  Titles and other grade-level details will be added below as they are confirmed.

A kindergarten teacher will be picking up the Battle book teams from the gym at 8:05 am. Kindergarten students will need to know the title and author of the following books:

  • The Eensy Weensy Spider Freaks Out!  by Troy Cummings
  • Tikki Tikki Tembo by Arlene Mosel
  • Under Alaska’s Midnight Sun by Deb Vanasse
  • Three Hens and a Peacock by Lester Laminack

A first grade teacher will be picking up the Battle book teams from the gym at 8:05 am. First grade students will need to know the title and author of the following books:

  • Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
  • Little Puffin’s First Flight by Jonathan London
  • Squirrels Fun Day by Lisa Moser
  • Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny by John Himmelman

A second grade teacher will be calling the office to have Battle students sent from the gym at 8:05 am. Second grade students will need to know the title and author of the following books:

  • Dance on a Sealskin by Barbara Winslow
  • Gone Fishing by Tamera Will Wissinger
  • Princess in Black by Shannon Hale
  • Tooth Trouble by Abby Klein
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