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Spelling bee words

Since you're looking for "," please note that there are 3 ways to learn spelling bee words with LearnThatWord:

1 - Select the "spelling bee words" goal as your preference.

This will take you through about 25,000 typical spelling bee words, sorted by frequency and then by difficulty.

This module automatically includes the words from the Consolidated Word list, previous Paideia lists, Spell It words, and words from recent National Spelling Bees.

These spelling bee words are sorted by frequency, so you first review the most common, then the less common, and finally the really exotic ones. In each categories, words are tagged so you advance from easy to difficult automatically.


2 - Find spelling word lists in our archive

LearnThatWord is a popular study tool among spelling bee contestants.
Discover thousands of ready-made word lists when you search for "spelling bee," "paideia," "spell it" or " consolidated word list" in our word list archive—the archive is constantly growing!


To win the Scripps National Spelling Bee, we recommend to go through the full LearnThatWord "spelling bee words" goal module. It helps you review over 25,000 typical spelling bee words! Our extensive resource contains all pertinent lists. You don't have to spend time collecting them manually. Just use your time for learning instead! 

3 - Add your own word list

Are you preparing for a local event?
Plan to stage a classroom spelling bee with your students?

Adding your own words to your account or a classroom is very easy. You can even add custom definitions!

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