Congratulations to DASD Battle of the Books teams who participated in the state competition at the end of February. Each school held preliminary competitions where teams of three to four students spent almost six months memorizing book titles, authors, and key events in 20 books! One team from each school earned the honor of representing their school at the state competition.
The statewide Battle of the Books program, sponsored by Wisconsin Educational Media & Technology Association (WEMTA) is designed to promote a love of reading among students. It encourages students to read a variety of books and remember information about the plots, characters, and settings of the books.
Teams of students representing DeForest Area School District during the state competition were: