For the first time after six years, we are not watching the National Spelling Bee live. All of the regional spelling champions are buzzing in National Harbor this Memorial Day week for this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee.
…many other qualities could be witnessed at the recently concluded 2011 Masti Spelling Bee. It was a sheer display of talent from kids no older than 10 – some of them were even as young as 5 years old! But age did not seem to make any difference at this spelling bee, where the kids […]
We have had quite a few posts since we launched this site back in January of this year and we hope that the readers are enjoying them, while also learning a thing or two about spelling bees. The blog team has attempted to convey positive messages to the spellers in all of the posts and […]
After winning the spelling bee in 2009, Kavya was invited to various events held by several organizations across the country. Among them was MastiSpell. We had not heard about this organization until they reached out to us requesting Kavya to be a keynote speaker at the 2010 Masti Spelling Bee. MastiSpell annually hosts a Junior […]
I am sure you have read the prior posts by Josephine and Kavya where they wrote about how Spelling Bee competitions have helped them develop long lasting friendships. Keep in mind that they competed at the Scripps Spelling Bee for four years together. It is not just Josephine and Kavya, but in my brief experience […]
This is the one question that we have been asked on a number of occasions. One of the readers recently posted a comment with this very question.
Ever since sponsor bees officially started on February 1st, the feeling of bee fever seems to be escalating. The Jamaican national spelling champion was crowned just yesterday (http://gleaner-ja.com/gleaner/20110203/lead/lead1.html). What an exciting moment for Hanif Brown, who is one of the first to earn a spot to compete at the 2011 Scripps National Spelling Bee!! Jamaican […]
As numerous kids across the nation are preparing and participating in their local bees, one may wonder how these kids prepare for the bees, or how they developed an interest in spelling. Well, spelling may come naturally to some of the kids, and with a lot of reading, they tend to increase their vocabulary and, […]
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