Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books 2022 - Coming soon, to a library near you!

 

Battle of the Books 2021 is a fun, interactive online experience this year, featuring the Ontario Library Association Silver Birch Forest of Reading Nominee titles. Students in Grades 3 to 6 are challenged to read the books, then watch the corresponding Book Talk videos below, filled with interesting facts about the story and author. Use your book smarts to test your knowledge and play our online trivia games and related activity cards.

Check our 2021 Helpful guide for the books here!

Check out our final Trivia game Can you guess them all?

 

 

Teachers and parents! Your students can get copies of all the Silver Birch Forest of Reading titles with a library card. Complete or share this online application to get them started on a reading adventure.

 

Past Winners

Congratulations to West Bayfield Elementary School on their victory in the 2019 Grand Battle!

Congratulations also go to the Radical Speed Readers on their silver medal and to St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School on their bronze medal. The other Grand Battle finalists were Codrington Public School and Hewitt's Creek Elementary School.

Thank you also to the following schools for supporting this program and demonstrating such great team spirit in the 2019 semi-final battles: Algonquin Ridge, Ardagh Bluffs, Assikinack, Emma King, Ferndale Woods, Guthrie, Mapleview Heights, St. Bernadette, St. Monica's, St. Nicholas, Trillium Woods, and Warnica.

 

 

 

 

 


 

2019 West Bayfield Elementary School
2018 St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School
2017 St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School
2016 Codrington Public School
2015 Codrington Public School
2014 West Bayfield Elementery School
2013 St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School
2012 St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School
2011 St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School
2010 St. Monica's Catholic School
2009 St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Elementary School
2008 Codrington Public School
2007 West Bayfield Elementary School
2006 West Bayfield Elementary School
2005 St. John Vianney Catholic School
2004 West Bayfield Elementary School
2003 Ferndale Woods Elementary and St. John Vianney Catholic Schools
2002 Free Your Imagination community team
2001 West Bayfield Elementary School
2000 Ferndale Woods Elementary School
1999 Book Bugs Homeschool Team
1998 Oakley Park Public School
1997 Oakley Park Public School
1996 Oakley Park Public School
1995 St. Monica's Catholic School