• Keep reading!

  • Meet with your team to make sure that everyone is reading, and that you have at least one member of your team reading each book. First, read the books that will be covered in the first mock battle (see below). Who will be spokesperson during the battles? Meet during recess, after school, or on the weekend.

  • Team pictures will be taken during wk of 11/19. Be thinking of your team name.

  • Teams can work on their team posters during wk of 11/26. Make them eye-catching! We will display them on the wall outside the library.


Mock battles will be during the week of Dec 17th! Each team will get to have one practice battle.

Questions will be from these books:

How to Steal a Dog, The Mysterious Howling, Castle Corona, Turtle in Paradise, The Strange Case of Origami Yoda


mock battles in the Edison library during the weeks of Jan 14th and Jan 28th

books covered during wk of Jan 14th mock battles:

One Crazy Summer, Ray and Me, The Night Fairy, The Maze of Bones, Out of My Mind

books covered during week of Jan 28th mock battles:

The Lemonade War, Zapato Power: Freddie Ramos Takes Off, Star in the Forest, Rowan of Rin, Journey to the River Sea, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory


Let the Edison Battles begin!

Round robin tournament for all OBOB teams happens during the week of Feb 11 at lunch/recess. Each team will battle twice. Below are the schedules for a couple of days out. They are subject to change, so check back frequently! The up-to-date schedules are also hanging outside the library door.

Here are some rules and reminders for your review before the battles begin:

The 16 top scoring teams from the round robin tournament will advance to a single elimination tournament on Tues (Feb 19) thru Fri (Feb 22) at lunch/recess.

If you want to see the tournament brackets and layout, download the following:

The Final battle is an evening affair in our cafeteria. The date is Wed, Feb 27th from 7:00-8:00 PM.

The Watchamacallits will battle the "Normal" People in a double length (32 question) format.

Refreshments will be served at half time.

Please join us!


  • Regional Tournament on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at North Eugene High School


  • State Tournament for all grade levels is April 13, 2013 at Chemeketa Community College in Salem, OR