Spelling Bee Practice Material


Spelling Bee

Junior Spelling Bee - Grades 1-3
Senior Spelling Bee - Grades 4-8
Spelling Bee Contest rules:    http://www.northsouth.org/public/USContests/Regionals/spelling/spellingRules.aspx
Spelling Bee Resources:  http://www.northsouth.org/public/USContests/Regionals/spelling/spellingPrep.aspx
Here are three books for tips, tricks and practices:
2.  Spelling made simple, by Henderson (spelling rules and practices)
Sample word lists:
Typical practice schedule below can be used to cover words from the NSF practice words list.  Parents can follow this schedule for group practices:
Week 1 (Feb 1) :  Review of contest rules and sample words
Week 2 (Feb 15):  Words in alphabets "A, B, C, D and Q" from the practice words list.
Week 3 (Mar 1):  Words in alphabets "E, F, G, H, I, J and W"
Week 4 (Mar 15):  Words in alphabets "K, L, M, N, O, V"
Week 5 (Mar 29):  Words in alphabets "P, R, S, T, U, X, Y and Z"
Week 6 (April 12):   Mock Test - Final practice week