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2015 Middle School 9th Annual Reading Challenge

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:30pm Northville High School Cafeteria, 45700 Six Mile Rd.

Battle of the Books is a fun reading program for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students. Teams of 2 to 6 students read from a selected set of seven books and compete to answer questions based on those books. Among the team, members read 1 to 7 books, meet to practice answering questions, and participate in the final competition. Come to Battle dressed in a costume (optional) for a little extra armor!

ELIGIBILITY: All 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students who live or go to school in Northville are eligible to participate. Teams of 2 to 6 students can be in different grades, attend different schools, or home school. One adult team manager required.

REGISTRATION: Registration begins December 1 at the Northville District Library and your school's library media center. Please return completed form, to the Northville District Library or your school's library media center no later than January 30. Each team MUST have a team name on the registration form.

TEAM MANAGER RESPONSIBILITIES: A team manager and/or co-manager can be any adult who will serve as the contact person between the team and the Northville District Library. The team manager or co-manager must attend the Managers Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 21. Managers should coordinate team meetings to prepare for battle, inform the library of any team changes or corrections by February 21, and arrange team attendance at the event.

FAQs: Battle of the Books Frequently Asked Questions

Book Titles

Books and Team Registration Forms are available in the Battle of the Books Collection on the Library's lower level and at your school library.  NOTE: Limit two books for a three week check-out period.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of Northville District Library.



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