More than half of the words come from our list of 300 fourth grade spelling words. The remaining words are more challenging. We've arranged the words from easiest to most difficult.
You may want to adjust this list for your specific group of students. Feel free to use additional easier words, or insert some tougher ones.
Need more words with sentences, rules, award certificates, and lots of organizational tips? Please consider purchasing our exclusive Spelling Bee Toolbox, for grades 3-5 and grades 6-8. Each one contains 600 grade-appropriate bee words, used in sentences, and all the resources you need for a successful spelling bee! Learn more.
Please take this quick survey to let us know what you need for your next spelling bee, and we'll send you free word puzzles!
You'll find teaching tips, word play puzzlers, and more. Please be sure to "like" us!
All the resources you need for a successful spelling bee! Lists of 600 words and sentences, rules, charts, awards and more.
Worksheets, games and activities to use with any spelling words. Three volumes in all!
Fun word play enrichment for upper grades and adults. All-new, original puzzles!