The journey starts with a single letter.

Every year, a speller (or two!) is declared the Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion. Their journeys started just like your child's at home or in a classroom across America.

Share the Journey with Your School




Imagine what your child can do.

Create memories that last a lifetime.

Help your child succeed.

If you believe it, you can do it. With hard work and determination, your child can be successful in the spelling bee. Get started on the journey today.

It's not just about winning words or how far your child advances. It's about the friendships made and experiences gained.

Share your knowledge and love of words with your child. Start studying for their bee today.

Join the Bee's official book club!

Here at the Scripps National Spelling Bee we know that great readers make great spellers. To help get every student excited about reading, we've created the Bee's Bookshelf, a monthly book club for readers of all ages! Learn more about this new endeavor and find out which book we'll read together this month.

New Resources from the Bee

We have worked with publishers and education resource developers to create books, flash cards and work books for children at every level.

Help your child find a love of words through one of our resources!


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Parents, help your child be prepared for every round of the school, local or regional spelling bee. Sign up for a free Word Club account.

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