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It's school spelling bee season, which means it's time for teachers to download this year's materials, and for students to learn words that may be asked in classroom, school and regional competitions.

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Word Club

Our online study tool helps students prepare for every round of the Bee. Word Club has the tools and resources they need for success, including access to spelling lists and vocabulary materials.

About the Bee


Since 1925, children across America have participated in school, local and regional bees with the singular hope of making it to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. This year, 11 million students will join in the experience.

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Great Words, Great Works for Your Students

This year, all 450 words on the School Spelling Bee Study List come from a list of engaging, grade level-appropriate books called the Great Words, Great Works list. You can download this reading list for your students and encourage them to search for their spelling words in the context of great stories!

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Wave that Spellebrity flag high with merchandise from our official online store. It's the perfect place to find apparel, gadgets and other spelling bee swag for the word nerd in your life!

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