Ultimate Book Challenge

2019-20 Ultimate Book Challenge
(Used to be called  Battle of the Books) 

What is it?
The Ultimate Book Challenge is a reading competition designed to improve reading and comprehension while also building enthusiasm for reading.  Students will compete on teams to show their knowledge of 8  pre-selected books.  All books are available for check out from our library.  
Who can compete?
Students in 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade are eligible for the competition.
How will teams be formed?
Once students qualify, they will be placed on a team of 6 students.
When is the school-wide battle?
In December, the student teams at Peterson will compete against each other to determine our Peterson Champion Team.
When is the district battle?
In February, our Peterson UBC team will compete against the other elementary schools'  teams to declare a district winner.

  • 2019-20  UBC List
  • Wishtree by Katherine Applegate Wedgie and Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper Love That Dog​ by Sharon Creech The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo 13 Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths Slacker by Gordon Korman City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau