The game is similar to Family Feud, where teams confer and try to agree on an answer to a trivia question about a book within 30 seconds. Teams from all six Tumwater elementary schools competed in the finals hosted by East Olympia Elementary School, according to district spokeswoman Kim Howard.
This has become a great district event that combines learning, teamwork, fun and friendly competition, she said. Bookworm Buddies is a fifth-grade team made up of Megan Dreher, Emily Schade, Kali King and Jonathan Schade.
Heres a story I wrote about Tumwaters 2011 Battle of the Books competition.