Battle of the Books
Battle of the Books is a competition in which students read novels from a list of titles chosen by the North Carolina School Library Media Association. A variety of titles are selected each year including classics, award winners and new releases. The competition takes place in late February/early March each year. Students chosen for the team compete against other WCPSS middle school teams. The questions test their knowledge of the novels and authors. As a club, students participate in reading discussions, games and reviews.
Every other Tuesday from 3:00-4:00 in the Media Center until team is chosen in late November/early December. The team will meet every week from December to the competition date.
All grade levels can attend. A team of 12 will be selected in November/December.