Book Battle Team Information 2021 - 2022
New List here.
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
- 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