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Black Hawk Middle School LMC: Battle of the Books

Connecting learners to literature, resources and technology to discover and achieve.

Battle of the Books Date to Know

  • Now - read from the list for your grade level
  • Mid-November - teams register
  • End of February - Black Hawk competitions (dates posted in January)
  • Beginning of March - district-wide competitions
    • ‚ÄčThese dates not confirmed:
      • 6th Grade -  
      • 7th Grade - 
      • 8th Grade - 

Book Trailers from the 6th grade BOB List

6th Grade Battle of the Books

BOB Information

Battle of the Books is a fun, friendly activity where teams of students read books from a specified list and then compete in a trivia competition based on those books. 

Read the FAQs to find out more!


Book Trailers from the 7th grade BOB List

7th grade Battle of the Books

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Why do you participate
in Battle of the Books?


Take this poll...
I like to read.: 19 votes (20.65%)
I like to read books that I normally wouldn't read.: 5 votes (5.43%)
My friends are participating.: 32 votes (34.78%)
I was encouraged by a parent or teacher.: 0 votes (0%)
I like challenges and competitions.: 36 votes (39.13%)
Total Votes: 92

Book Trailers from the 8th Grade BOB List

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