Battle of the Books

Start Reading for the Battle of the Books for Spring 2009!

Bullard has won first place the last three years. (3 for 3)

All students are welcome. Form your own team of up to six people or we will place you on a team. Teams will be decided by the end of October 2008.

Competition is March 2009.

Watership Down: A Novel by Richard Adams

Harriet Tubman: The Moses of Her People by Sara H. Bradford

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns

Grey King, The (The Dark Is Rising Sequence) by Susan Cooper

Tale of Two Cites by Charles Dickens

The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich

Anne Frank (The Diary of a Young Girl) by Anne Frank

Out of Darkness (The Story of Louis Braille) by Russell Freedman

Owl Service by Alan Garner

Summer of My German Soldier by Bette Greene

Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

Sally Ride (A Space Biography) by Barbara Kramer

Ishi (The Last of His Tribe) by Theodore Kroeber

The Call of The Wild by Jack London

The Monument by Gary Paulsen

Come Sing, Jimmy Jo by Katherine Peterson

On the Beach by Nevil Shute

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne

They Loved To Laugh by Kathryn Worth

The Shack by William P. Young

Internet Research Sites for Fat Facts Webquest

Internet Research Sites

 

  • Fat Facts WebQuest

http://teacherweb.com/MD/OxonHillMS/FatFacts/index.html

Fat Facts” is a WebQuest of this lesson of the same title. It is designed for student pairs interacting with a sequence of independent technology-driven activities. The order of activities is very similar to those in this lesson. It also has all links to the documents in this lesson.

Teen Health and Wellness – username bullard, password library