Chaperones' Resources

Pre-competition resources:

Click here for the 2018-2019 Battle of the Books Rules and Guidelines.

Click here for the printable BOTB Agreement Form. Click here for Spanish version.

For a video explaining the BOTB procedures and setup for the Preliminary competition, click here.

Preliminary competition resources:

For the chaperones' cheat sheet, click here.

For the BOTB Prelims scoresheet, click here.

For a sample of a disputed answer, click here.

Click here for the BOTB study guide for players.

Playoffs resources:

For the Playoffs' chaperones cheat sheet, click here.

For the Playoffs scoresheet, click here.

For the Interpreters' Guidelines, click here.

There are four sample matches available for use for each division to give students an idea of what a BOTB match looks like:

Green Division PPs:

  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2VW5ZemxDUWxteTA
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2VHl3RjN2Mlk0b0U
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2SkM1Xzl3Y19rVWc
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2WXo4SEdTdGRCOVU

Blue Division PPs:

  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2c1hYR2VyRGZTcXc
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2ODBFM1QzZEUzc3c
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2WFJhejNIZHZmMzA
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2bkQ5UlJBZEN2LTA

Buff Division PPs:

  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2a1dIMzMzUW5VakU
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2NEJydDNlaEhNZ1E
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2YnNKckx4MjFRRGc
  • https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B3TLscgoxJP2cGduMHpRV2lVZ0E

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