OREGON BATTLE OF THE BOOKS
Look for these OBOB titles at our school's Fall & Spring Scholastic Book Fairs!
The 2016-2017 OBOB Book Titles:
Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
Escaping the Giant Wave by Peg Kehret
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling
Hook’s Revenge by Heidi Schulz
Knucklehead by Jon Scieszka
Joshua Dread by Lee Bacon
Rescue on the Oregon Trail by Kate Messner
A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd
Miss Spitfire by Sara Miller
Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio by Peg Kehret
Upside Down Magic by Ssara Mylnowski
Woof by Spencer Quinn
The Oregon Battle of the Books, (click for link to official website) OBOB, is a statewide voluntary reading motivation and comprehension program sponsored by the Oregon Association of School Libraries in conjunction with a Library Services and Technology Act grant. Students in grades 3 to 12, regardless of ability, are exposed to quality literature representing a variety of literary styles and viewpoints. The mission is to encourage and recognize students who enjoy reading, to broaden reading interests, to increase reading comprehension, promote academic excellence, and to promote cooperative learning and teamwork among students.