BATTLE OF THE BOOKS

BATTLE OF THE BOOKS MORRISTOWN 2020

 

READ AWESOME BOOKS!

ANSWER BOOK TRIVIA QUESTIONS!

WORK WITH OTHER 4th-6th GRADERS!

 

NOVEMBER MEETING Monday 11/4 3:40-4:45 PM at the MORRISTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY*

          Enjoy snacks and cookies while you talk about the book you’ve read from the 2020 NCLS Battle of the Books list.

          Learn the rules of Battles!

 

JANUARY MEETING Monday 1/6 3:40-4:45 PM at the MORRISTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY*

          Enjoy snacks and cookies while you talk about the 2nd book you’ve read from the 2020 NCLS Battle of the Books list.

          Team assignments and registration.

          Start your team poster.  Pick your captain.

 

MARCH MEETING Monday 3/2 3:40-4:45 PM at the MORRISTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY*

Enjoy snacks & cookies while you talk about the 3rd and 4th book you’ve read from the 2020 NCLS Battle of the Books list.

Mock battle.  Finish your team poster and make shirts.

 

MORRISTOWN BATTLE Saturday 4/4 10 AM at the MORRISTOWN PUBLIC LIBRARY

Fight for the right to represent Morristown in the Regional Battle.  Winners go home with Kindles!

 

REGIONAL BATTLE likely Saturday 5/2  9 AM at St. James School in Gouverneur

Compete with other NCLS Library teams for the trophy!!

2020 NCLS Battle of the Books Reading List

Endling: The Last by Katherine Applegate

The Serpent’s Secret by Sayantani DasGupta

Blended by Sharon M. Draper

Two Dogs in a Trench Coat Go to School by Julie Falatko

The Great Treehouse War by Lisa Graff

Running Out of Time by Margaret Peterson Haddix

Sunny Side Up by Jennifer L. Holm & Matthew Holm

Out of Left Field by Ellen Klages

Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead

Breakout by Kate Messner

Wish by Barbara O’Connor

The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Pérez

Stanley Will Probably Be Fine by Sally J. Pla

The Mysterious Benedict Society by Trenton Lee Stewart

Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu

Front Desk by Kelly Yang

CHECK OUT A BATTLE BOOK TODAY!

Books found on a separate shelf at The Morristown Public Library and the Morristown Public School Library!!

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION contact

Jane Kring – call or text 315-323-4937

The Morristown Public Library – 315-375-8833

Amber Gladle at the Morristown School Library

*Morristown students can walk to the library for meetings and ride the late bus home.  Please notify both school and I if your child will ride the late bus home!

Event Date: 

Monday, November 4, 2019

Event Time: 

3:45 pm to 4:45 pm

Facilitator: 

Jane Kring