Book Battle & SSYRA 2020/2021
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What is Book Battle ? A competition to encourage Reading!
- Elementary Schools throughout Lee County send a 6 member team to battle out questions on each of the above books.
- At Diplomat we have made the finals every year & won the competition 5 times. See more
- At our school the TEAM TRYOUT is in January for any 3rd, 4th and 5th graders who have read all 15 books.
- The tryout is a timed mutliple choice test and the 6 students who score the highest make the team.
- Usually over 100 students try to read all 15 books. Reading all 15 by January is hard to do so many students begin in the summer.
- At tryout there is close to 25 students who have read all 15 books.
How can I make the team? Read the tips here.
What if I try out for the team, but don't make it?
- You get your picture on the #Read All 15 wall.
- You get to come to the end of the year party.
- You get a silver medal - plus chocolate
What if it takes longer to real all 15 Book Battle Books?
- You get to go the the end of the year reading party.
- And you get a bronze medal - plus chocolate.
Team Information Here - including review teachers
To Try out for the Team in January .
- Read all 15 books by mid January.
- Turn in your AR reports on all 15 books.
- Showing you have an 85% average for the total tests.
- No AR test score below 80%.
- You may under teacher direction have 2 do-overs.
- So you would re-read the books and test again.