A team from Sacajawea Elementary School earned the first place trophy at the Three Rivers Battle of the Books Championship March 9 in Kennewick. Team members in the photo below are Sierra Lightfoot, Austin Osborn, Emma Miller, Gabrielle Jackson, and Daorsa Selimi.
Fourth and fifth grade students from Kennewick and Richland read the 20 Washington Children's Choice Book Award nominees this winter. They took notes on setting, character, genre, plot, etc. and were tested on their comprehension skills at the Battle of the Books.
A team from White Bluffs Elementary School placed third.