Spelling Bee

Bee with reading glasses

2017 SPELLING BEE PROGRAM

 Calling all students!

 

JR. SPELLING BEE (for Gr. K – Gr.2)

Thursday, FEBRUARY 2, 2017

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

School LIBRARY

 

FHES SPELLING BEE (for Gr. 3 – Gr. 6)

Friday, FEBRUARY 10, 2017

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

School LIBRARY

 

Top 3 JR. Spelling Bee winners are invited to participate in the FHES Spelling Bee. 

FHES Bee champion will compete in the Fairfax County Spelling Bee on March 12, 2017.

 

 HOW TO REGISTER

• Students MUST register in order to participate.

• Registration opens on December 12, 2016

• Registration Forms are available in the Front Office or click HERE to download the form

• Turn your completed form to the Front Office OR email it to eliza.morss@gmail.com

 

 REGISTRATION CLOSES FRIDAY, JANUARY 20. 

Late registrations cannot be accepted.

 

HOW TO PREPARE

• Study the official practice word lists (available after registration via Google Docs) 

• Borrow copies of the official practice word lists from the School Library

• Visit spelling practice websites

• Watch videos of the National Spelling Bee on youtube 

• READ, READ, READ!!

 

PARENTS:  Please use the SignUp Genius links below to volunteer at the Bee:

JR. Spelling Bee Volunteers – Thursday, February 2 – Click HERE 

FHES Spelling Bee Volunteers – Friday, February 10 – Click HERE

 

Need more information? Contact Eliza Morss: eliza.morss@gmail.com or (703) 295-9257