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Grade 5

Spelling Bee - Level 1

Listen to the story, then click on the empty boxes to spell the words. Click on the button next to the word box to hear the word again and get a hint. Click "Check Score" when you're done.

Let's begin…

There are three levels for each grade. You must spell all the words in the current level to move up to the next level. Fill in all the boxes with an answer or your best guess. Your results will be calculated and printable at the very end. Finish by creating your own spelling bee with words we provide for you.

Good luck!

Listen to the story, then click on the empty boxes to spell the words.

Click on the button next to the word box to hear the word again and get a hint.

If necessary, use the scrollbar on the right side of the activity to move up and down.

When you've tried all the words, click "Check Score" to see how you did.

This site uses audio that will be downloaded using your network connection. Select "OK" to begin downloading audio for this interactive.

Henry thought he would be to get through the vocabulary quiz without any problems, but his started beating quickly just as it was about to . He knew there wasn't anything wrong with his , but his nerves were getting the better of hin. Fortunately, his studying had been : he had reviewed his spelling every day. Perhaps if he took a deep breath and remembered to each word before he attempted to spell it, the quiz wouldn't be as as Henry feared.
The purpose of day was to learn about jobs men and women do for a living. Sasha didn't know what she wanted to be when she got older and was to hear what the guest speakers had to say. Her friends, on the other hand, all said they wanted to be and make lots of . They said they wanted to wear expensive clothes and
and receive to fancy parties. One of her friends even said she wanted to walk down a red , waving to the like people on TV. Sasha thought this was silly.
One of the town's was unhappy with the mayor's plan to close the park. They said it was a idea to put in a new train station to serve more , but they did not want to lose their playground and trees.
, the other three fourths of the population had a different . They said they the car traffic and thought a new train depot would be better overall. They put a of the mayor's plan on the community Web site, hoping to persuade the others.

Level - Review of your spelling

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Your Spelling

The Correct Spelling


There are still words that you have not tried to spell. Make sure to try them all before checking your score!

Your score is

You spelled out of words correctly.

Click on any misspelled words to see their correct spellings!

Click on the words to review their spellings and definitions.

You spelled out of words correctly.

Your score is .

Create your own Spelling Bee!

Click Print to print out a set of words for you to try with a parent or friend.


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