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Mastering Spelling Bee, Table of contents

Mastering Spelling Bee, Table of contents

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As you probably know, we published a free ebook containing tips and techniques to become a spelling bee master. The title of the book is Mastering Spelling Bee: Win the spelling bee the smart way. Our book is free for download from the dedicated web page. A paid version of the book is available on Amazon bookstore, the paid version has the same contents of the free one, plus it offers a free pro account for our spelling bee training app and eventually there is a paperback version in case you prefer working with paper books. Here follows the table of contents of the current version of the manual: Spelling Bee Basics 1.1 Introduction to the Spelling Bee 1.2 History of Spelling Bee in the USA 1.3 Brief Historical Timeline of Spelling Bee 1.4 The Scripps Spelling Bee 1.4.1 ...
Most Difficult SAT Words

Most Difficult SAT Words

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When it comes to listing the most difficult SAT words, there truly is no end to that list. The list of the most difficult SAT words provided below contains over 300 spellings, each more daunting than the other in terms of difficulty. The SAT is a standardized exam widely taken and used for college admissions in the United States. The SAT is an extremely difficult exam where the questions are tough, and the environment is often hostile to the examinees. Given the difficult nature of this examination, you can understand how difficult the vocabulary or SAT words are. Of all the word lists you have ever faced, this SAT words list will be the most difficult one yet. But with a little practice, you will be able to tackle these words with no difficulty at all. You will find a lot of ...
Silent Letter Words

Silent Letter Words

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The silent letter words list consists of those spellings which have one or multiple silent letters in them. Although the spelling itself has the letter(s) in it, you are not supposed to pronounce them. Hence, this silent letter words list is one of the most difficult spelling bee words list you will come across. Silent letter words are dangerous because there is no way to guess the spelling through the pronunciation of the word. As you hear a listen to the word, you are likely to get confused with the spelling since entire letters go missing in the actual pronunciation of the word. Having said all that, these killer words happen to be spelling bee favorites as they are some of the most difficult words that spelling bee participants have to come across. Hence, it is of utmost impo...
Featured Word List – Dolch Words Nouns

Featured Word List – Dolch Words Nouns

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Here are all the Dolch words Nouns for you to study and practice with. Find the spelling bee word lists here. Click the icon below to get to the Dolch words in pdf and sbn formats: Pdf For the other featured word lists on our app, click here. Dolch Words Nouns Apple The fleshy pome or fruit of a rosaceous tree (Pyrus malus) cultivated in numberless varieties in the temperate zones. - Any tree genus Pyrus which has the stalk sunken into the base of the fruit; an apple tree. - Any fruit or other vegetable production resembling, or supposed to resemble, the apple; as, apple of love, or love apple (a tomato), balsam apple, egg apple, oak apple. - Anything round like an apple; as, an apple of gold. - To grow like an apple; to bear apples. Baby An i...
Dolch Words for 3rd Graders

Dolch Words for 3rd Graders

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The lists below contain the Dolch words for 3rd graders. As you have already gone through the Dolch words for 1st and 2nd graders, you should know how this list works. The Dolch words for 3rd graders are somewhat similar to those for the 2nd graders, however, these are a bit advanced in the sense that they are a bit longer in some instances. Apart from that, there is also the use of double letters which is an advanced topic for the young learners. Find the spelling bee word lists here. Click the icon below to get to the Dolch words in pdf and sbn formats: Pdf   For the other featured word lists, click here. The Dolch words for 3rd graders are very important in the junior level spelling bee as they will test the participants to their limit...
Word Detective for Grade 3

Word Detective for Grade 3

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Dear users, our friend Ann Fisher strikes again with a new fantastic book for improving your spelling. After the best seller Word Detective for grade 2, a new great title is on the go: Word Detective for Grade 3 This title best suits the needs of third graders, including games and quizzes specifically designed to improve spelling capabilities. The book is a massive collection of spelling games, quizzes and puzzles specifically designed to improve spelling capabilities of grade 3 students. The book itself Title Word Detective Grade 3 Category Educational -  Spelling Games for Kids Author Ann Richmond Fisher Pages 181 Price 16.99 Usd Available Paperback and Electronic The book is now available on pre launch on Amazon and will be official
Dolch Words for 2nd Graders

Dolch Words for 2nd Graders

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The lists below contain the Dolch words for 2nd graders which you might encounter in your next spelling bee. Before coming to the “Dolch words for 2nd graders” list, you must be done with the Dolch words for 1st graders list. Otherwise, you will not be able to understand how the two lists differ from one another. The Dolch words for 2nd graders are just slightly difficult in comparison to those in the first list. You will see that these Dolch words are a bit longer, but not too long. With respect to the 1st graders’ list, the words in this Dolch list are longer by at max three letters or have an extra syllable in them. That is it. The words are not too difficult, but that does not mean that they can be ignored. As talked about previously, the Dolch words are the building block
Dolch Words for 1st Graders

Dolch Words for 1st Graders

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The lists below contain the Dolch words for 1st which you might encounter in your next spelling bee. The Dolch word list is a list of commonly used English words compiled by Edward William Dolch, a major proponent of the "whole-word" method of beginning reading instruction. The list was first published in a journal article in 1936 and then published in his book Problems in Reading in 1948. Dolch compiled the list based on children's books of his era, which is why nouns such as "kitty" and "Santa Claus" appear on the list instead of more commonly used words. Between 50% and 75% of all the words used in schoolbooks, library books, newspapers, and magazines come from the Dolch spelling basic sight word vocabulary. The Dolch Word List is often referred to as the “Sight Words” or T
Featured Word List – Spanish Words

Featured Word List – Spanish Words

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Spanish words entered the English vocabulary through three different key sources – Through trade across the oceans, through the southwest of America, and through food. Trade between England and America with Spain took place over the course of many years and with a wide variety of goods. However, there was one particular good that although was not on the trade list, still managed to find its way on to the shores of these two English speaking countries – the Spanish vocabulary. To be specific, a set of Spanish words found their way to England and America thanks to the trade that took place between them. Latin America also inspired the adaptation of multiple Spanish words into the English vocabulary. People, especially those living in the South of the United States of America (USA),
Featured Word List – Japanese Spelling Words

Featured Word List – Japanese Spelling Words

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When you look at the Japanese spelling words, you will see that you are familiar with a lot of them. This is not only because of your affection towards the Japanese culture or your love of Anime. It also has to do with the fact that a lot of these Japanese words have been directly accepted into the English vocabulary. The list below contains some of the Japanese spelling bee words which you might encounter in your next spelling bee. You will find a lot of these words in different spelling bee word lists. Spelling bees like to incorporate words from different languages, origins, and culture. Hence, you are bound to run into one or more of these words at some point during your practice as well as during the competition. Below, you will find a list of the Japanese spelling words ...