Texas Bluebonnet Award

2015-16 Kibodeaux Bluebonnet Competition

Each year elementary school libraries in Edgewood ISD sponsor the Kibodeaux Bluebonnet Competition to encourage participation in the Texas Bluebonnet Award Program and inspire students with the love of reading.  The competition started in 2006 and is named after Ms. Caroline Kibodeaux, a former Edgewood ISD librarian.    

Roosevelt Elementary needs readers in 3rd, 4th and 5th grades to form two teams of 4 students each to compete! 

The competition will test students' knowledge about the following 17 books:

Always, Abigail by Nancy Cavanaugh

Emily's Blue Period by Cathleen Daly

The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing by Sheila Turnage

Grandfather Gandhi by Arun Gandhi and Bethany Hegedus

The Great American Dust Bowl by Don Brown

The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healy

The Lost Planet by Rachel Searles

Mountain Dog by Margarita Engle

The Night Gardener by Jonathan Auxier

Quinny & Hopper by Adriana Schanen

The Right Word:  Roget and his Thesaurus by Jen Bryan

Saving Lucas Biggs by Marisa De Los Santos and David Teague

The Scraps Book:  Notes from a Colorful Life by Lois Ehlert

Separate is Never Equal:  Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegration by Duncan Tonatiuh

Sky Jumpers by Peggy Eddleman

The Vanishing Coin by Kate Egan

Zane and the Hurricane:  A Story of Katrina by Rodman Philbrick


Last Modified on June 4, 2015