Hes-Bee Live Rounds and Spelling List

 The 7th Annual Hes-Bee 

We’re Buzzing with Excitement!  The HesBee (Spelling Bee) has transformed into an evening event….to take place on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

What’s the HesBee?

The object of the HesBee is to challenge students’ spelling skills, and give them an opportunity to compete in a school-wide event. The HesBee will start with students grouped by grade level.  Spellers will start with grade level words, and then move on to other words from the 450-word list, studying as many words as they choose.

One winner from each grade will advance to the Hes-Bee live round finals.  The winner of the Hes-Bee live round finals will be eligible to advance to the 2017 Los Angeles County Scripps Regional Spelling Bee!  Enclosed is a complete list of Spelling Bee words for grades 1 through 8 provided by the National Spelling Bee, grouped by grade level.  Students can now start preparing for the live rounds. (spelling list at bottom)

Since this is an Evening Event:

Please RSVP so that we can plan for the HesBee

Remember, there is no In-Class Written Test to Qualify

All participants will be automatically entered into a Raffle for Awesome Gifts & Prizes

Questions? Contact us:

Lani Levine & Sara Polinsky

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To PARTICIPATE IN THE HES-BEE:

1.  Please return the permission slip NO LATER than November 3 for you child to be included.  Since it is open to all students 1st-8th grades, we need to be able to prepare for the right number of participants.

Permission slip page 1

Permission slip page 2

2.  Here is a list of readings to help with spelling

Readings page 1

Readings page 2

The 2017-2018 Great American SpellCheck Study words (all grades)

CLICK HERE FOR THE LIST