District Battle of the Books Winners Announced

Students from all eight Frenship ISD elementary campuses gathered together Thursday at Oak Ridge Elementary to compete in the District Battle of the Books.

Teams from third, fourth and fifth grades competed in three rounds of trivia questions to see who recollected the most about a selection of books. A total of 48 teams participated in the district competition.

The winners for each grade level are:

3rd Grade – North Ridge – Magic Tree Cats
Ellie Ure
Jake Garcia
Abby Short
Rachel Tiongco
Kamri Turner

4th Grade – Crestview – Reading Raiders
Rebecca Chang
Emily Lent
Saif Bernstein
Brady Allen

5th Grade – North Ridge – The Book Sabers
Addi Coats
Matthew Rogers
Shane Anish
Emma Anselm
Autumn Marshall

The books included:

  • El Deafo by Cece Bell
  • Dory Fantasmagory by Abby Hanlon
  • The Fourteenth Goldfish by Abby Hanlon
  • The Friendship Garden – Green Thumbs Up! by Jenny Meyerhoff
  • Gooseberry Park by Cynthia Rylant
  • Great Mouse Detective Basil of Baker Street by Eve Titus
  • I Survived the Great Chicago Fire, 1871 by Lauren Tarshis
  • Brambleheart by Henry Cole
  • Lunch Money by Andrew Clements
  • Who is Jeff Kinney by Patrick Kinney

Congratulations to each student who competed! Check out photos from the event below!