your key to the Bee

Words of the Champions is the official study resource of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Help your student prepare for a classroom, school, regional qualifier or regional spelling bee with this list of 4,000 words. Words of the Champions replaced our previous study guide, Spell It!, and also contains all 450 words in the School Spelling Bee Study List. 

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get the words you need to succeed

Teachers at enrolled schools have access to Words of the Champions. Log in to to download the study list and distribute to your students.


Not a teacher? Words of the Champions is available as a Kindle eBook and paperback on Amazon.

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join the club

With the free Word Club app for mobile devices and tablets, your child can have fun while mastering the Words of the Champions study list. Choose from five spelling play modes and three vocabulary play modes. Track your progress as you conquer the School Spelling Bee Study List and Words of the Champions!