Fourth- and fifth-graders from Broadview-Thomson K-8 will compete in the city final of the Global Reading Challenge on April 2. Ten teams from around the city will gather at the Central Library to show off their knowledge gleaned from 10 books.
Broadview-Thomson’s team is called “The Bookworms.” Nearby, “The Unknowns” from Loyal Heights Elementary in Ballard are also competing.
More than 2,500 fourth- and fifth- graders from more than 40 Seattle Public Schools participated in the first round.
The 2013 Global Reading Challenge is at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium. Free ; open to the public.
Good job, readers!