St. Andrew's
Catholic School

301 S. Buckeye
Abilene, KS 67410

-St. Andrew's

Battle of the Books


(3rd - 6th grade students)

Mission - To encourage children to read, teamwork, & enhance listening skills. Students will read books and come together to demonstrate their abilities and test 
their knowledge of the books they have read.
Sponsors:                         Mrs. Wendy Klosterman 
                                             Mrs. Sharon Wilson
                                             Mrs.  Shannon Woods
First Meeting Dates:      

Meetings:                         First Tuesday of the Month
Time:                                 3:00-4:00pm
Location:                          St. Andrews Elementary School
Book Choices:                Selection of William Allen White Award                                                                Nominees of 2019-2020

Parent Involvement:   *Students need to attend the meetings
                                             *Read &/or listen to your child
                                             *Review the books with your child

The Competition:          In school during our meetings 
                                             St. Mary's Elementary, Salina, KS.
They read and discuss the books from the current William Allen White List, form teams, practice questions about the characters, plots and settings of the books, form teams and compete against St. Mary's in the spring.