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Caudill Challenge

2020 Caudill Challenge


Illinois students read off the list of 20 nominated Rebecca Caudill Young Reader’s Award books every year. If you are looking to try something different, give the Caudill Challenge a try! 


How does it work?

     Step #1: Join the Google Classroom course with this access code: xpdaxv

     Step #2: Read books from the list! CLICK HERE for the list

Watch the book trailers HERE

     Step #3: Take the quiz on Google Classroom for each book you read.



If you read 3 books & passed 3 quizzes

Cool! Now you’re eligible to vote in February, and come to the library to receive a candy bar of your choice.

If you read 5 books & passed 5 quizzes

Great job! Hope you enjoyed your candy bar. Stop by the library to fill out the raffle for a chance to win an autographed copy of the book Insignificant events in the life of a cactus by Dusti Bowling and tote bag.

If you read 10 books & passed 10 quizzes

Wow, you’re halfway there! Come to the library to get a READ phone stand with earbuds.

If you read 15 books & passed 15 quizzes

Amazing job! Now you’ll be invited to attend the pizza lunch and Caudill voting party in February!

If you read ALL 20 books & quizzes on the list

What?! You’re a rockstar! You will receive a certificate signed by WMS administration & Ms. Richmond AND a hardcover copy of your favorite book from this year’s list - just tell us which one you want, and it’s yours!


The more books you read, the more prizes you will win!


If you do not pass a quiz, please email Ms. Richmond or stop by the library and quizzes can be reset after 24 HOURS.


The scoreboard will be updated throughout the school year until the challenge ends on February 1st. If you are eligible for a prize, you will be contacted!


Contact Ms. Richmond with any questions! arichmond@d118.org