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24-25 Ultimate Book Challenge


What is it?

Ultimate Book Challenge (UBC) is a reading competition designed to improve reading and comprehension while also building enthusiasm for reading.  Students will compete individually and in teams to show their knowledge of 10 pre-selected books.  

UBC 24-25 Book Titles

Who can compete?

Students in 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade are eligible for the challenge.

When does it start?

Students will be given an introduction to the challenge during their library visit.  Students can sign up through the Friday, September 27, 2024.

How will teams be formed?

Once sign-up closes, teams will be created by the Library Media Specialist using student input.  Participating students will be invited to attend "Lunch Bunch" information meetings and practices. 

When is the school-wide challenge?

In December (December 16-20), the students will complete in a campus competition to find our winning school team.

When is the district challenge?

During the spring semester, our Granger UBC team will compete against the district's other elementary schools' UBC teams to declare a district winner.  

When will the new books be announced for the 2025-2026 school year?  

Titles for the competition next year will be announced by April 2025.