Student Events

Battle of the Books

4-6th Grade Events
May 4-5, & 8, 2020
8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Deadline: November 6, 2019
Kern County Museum
3801 Chester Ave.
Bakersfield, CA 93301

6-8th Grade Event
Wednesday, TBA
8:30 am- 1:00 pm
Deadline: November 29, 2019

4-6th graders are placed on mixed school teams to compete by answering questions about approved books they have read. The competition is broken up into three divisions: North, Central and South county schools.

May 4, 2020, Battle of the Books South
May 5, 2020, Battle of the Books Central
May 8, 2020, Battle of the Books North

A separate event for 6-8th graders is also held.

Registration is $50.00 per school

Kids @ Battle of the Books

Teresa Twisselman
English / Language Arts Coordinator
(661) 636-4645
tetwisselman@kern.org