All Ferndale Upper Elementary (FUEL) 5th graders are encouraged to participate in our 2nd annual Battle of the Books!
WHAT: A 5th grade reading competition of epic proportion! Battle of the Books is a trivia-style reading tournament. All FUEL 5th graders are encouraged to sign up.
HOW: Find or create a team of 3-4 students, sign up with your teacher, and create awesome costumes! As a team, read the six books listed below between January and March. Books are available to borrow at Ferndale Library. All FUEL students are eligible for Ferndale Library cards, regardless of residence.
WHEN: After your team reads all the titles and have become book experts, the final battle will take place in school on March 21st at 2PM
Clayton Byrd Goes Underground by Rita Williams-Garcia
George by Alex Gino
Ghost by Jason Reynolds
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin