Study Tips

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Step One:

Read How to Study for a Spelling Bee by national finals
pronouncer Dr. Jacques Bailly.

Step Two:

Scripps has provided study lists for each grade level. Every list contains 100 words. Master the spelling of these words and you will be prepared for the Bee!

Study Words for Third Graders

Study Words for Forth Graders

Study words for Fifth Graders

Study words for Sixth Graders

Study words for Seventh Graders

Study words for Eighth Graders

Step Three:

Once you master the spelling words for your grade level, you may go on to learn the words for higher grade levels if you wish. Study lists are available through grade eight.

Challenge:

Expand your spelling skill set by playing the fun word games online at Merriam-Webster’s Word Central.