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Book Battle Team Information 2021 - 2022

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Book Battle Team 2021

- WE CAME IN 1st Place!!!



 To Make the Tryouts:

-Read All 12 out of 15 Books by January independently.

- Have an overall 85% average

- 2 Do-overs for failing a test.

- Re-Read the book.

- Failing is below 80%.

-Hand in your AR report once  books have been read.


This year the try out test will be timed as in the real competition. 20 seconds to answer a multiple choice question after the question is read twice. 45 questions total.


There will be a tie breaker test - if needed.  7 short answer questions.


The 6 students with the highest score will make the team. Students who make the team read the books carefully.









Information on individual Book Battle Books - also known as the SSYRA Books.



Want to make this coming year's team? Rules -

  • Tryout date mid January  
  • NEW: Read 12 out of the 15  books.
  • Pass the AR tests with and 85% average and with only 2 do-over.
  • AR confirmation reports  sent to media.
  • Bring a pencil and your brain.

Want to make the Big Book Battle Party? By May 2022

  • Read 12 out of the 15  books by the May deadline and pass with an AR average of 85%.
  • You may repeat 2 AR tests with classroom teacher approval.
  • Teachers will send AR report verification - student's will receive a special party invitation.
  • The party will be held in the media center. It is a red carpet affair and only open to those qualifying students.
  • Every year the event gets bigger and better - thanks to our spirit coaches:  Ms. Fournier & Ms. Womack
  • Students are treated as celebrities and are rewarded with a memorable afternoon of fun.

Want to go on school news ?

  • Every time you read one Book Battle Book and pass the AR test at 85%-
  • You will get a Book Battle Sticker and can come on the news.



2021 - 2022 Book Battle Committee Members:


Coaches:  Mrs. Harclerode & Mrs. Tejeda

Review Teachers:



  • Ms. Ziruolo:  The Great Pet Heist
  • Ms. Rodriguez: How to Test a Friendship
  • Ms. Johnston:  The Incredibly Dead Pets of Rex Dexter
  • Ms. N. Miller: Midnight at the Barclay Hotel
  • Ms. Danielle Irons:  The Newspaper Club
  • Ms.  Burgess:  Roll With It
  • Ms. Harclerode:  The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez
  • Ms. Clark:  Amelia Six
  • Ms. Tejeda:  Black Brother, Black Brother
  • Ms. A. Reed:  Charlie & Frog
  • Ms. Walworth:  The Disaster Days
  • Ms. Fournier:  A Field Guide to Getting Lost
  • Ms. McKeever:  Following Baxter
  • Ms. Womack:  Wish Upon a Sleepover
  • Ms. Minore:  From the Desk of Zoe Washington


  • Mock Practices:  TBA 
  • Competition: TBA
  • Book Battle Party: TBA