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 Battle of the Books

 

*Sometimes called "BOB", Battle of the Books is a program for elementary and middle school students. Students at participating schools read books from a list established by the state Battle of the Books committee and then compete in quiz-bowl-style tournaments to test their knowledge of these books.

*Visit the North Carolina School Library Media Association website (http://www.ncslma.org/book-competitions.html)for more general information , current booklists, and rules.

 

BOOK LISTS FOR 2014-2015

           *Elementary Book List
           *Middle School Book List

 

 COMPETITION DATES for 2015

Elementary Competition Date -       Tuesday, April 14 @ Burkemont Baptist Church, Morganton- 8:30-2:00
Middle School Competition Date - Tuesday, March 17 @ Foothills Higher Education Center, Morganton- 8:30-1:00

 Links
NCSLMA (North Carolina School Library Media Association)
eBOB Compliance Form
mBOB Compliance Form

TeachingBooks.net (Author Names Pronunciation)

 

 FAQ's and Coach Information
Battle of the Books FAQs.pdfBattle of the Books FAQs.pdf

       2013 eBOB Meeting Notes​ (The dates for the competitions in these notes has changed. Please note the dates for each of the competitions above on this page)

IMPORTANT:  Pre-Competition Coach Information