The Spelling Bee is coming!
The Leona Group Spelling Bee (K-8) will be held Virtually: Thursday February 9, 2021:
Please see the attached spelling information if your child is interested in becoming a super speller. Some of the information is for all grade levels and some information is grade level specific. There are some great online tools to try.
TIPS to INSPIRE GREAT SPELLERS:
For inspiration, watch the documentary Spellbound on family movie night. (movie trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRmoL7DOLVE )
Keep a "great words" journal for every new and interesting word that you find.
Designate a spelling wall in your home. Post new words to the wall each day.
For family game night, conduct an impromptu themed spelling bee.
Play word games with your friends and family.
Spell and jump rope!
Ask friends and neighbors to challenge you with great spelling words.
Read great books. You'll be entertained while you effortlessly improve your spelling and increase your vocabulary.
Scour the dictionary in search of words to stump your parents and teachers.
Check-out the Scripps National Spelling Bee word list.
Get ready to learn the 100 words for your grade level!
Arizona State Spelling Bee: 2020
Arizona PBS Studios, 500 N. Central Ave. - 6th Floor
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
Good luck to your child!
The new 2019-2020 Spelling Lists have not been posted, but you can access the site above/below to check for updates and the new lists for this year!