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3rd, 4th and 5th grade Spelling

This contest is designed to give students exposure to a wide variety of vocabulary words.  It is not a contest of memorization. Preparation for this contest should include instruction in the rules of the English language, meanings and definitions, and root words.  Students will also learn to write clearly and to capitalize words properly.  Students will write down words given on their paper at a rate of approximately five words per minute.   Fourth grade- 50 words; tie breaker, 15 words.
Event Coach: 
3rd grade - Keyla Unger
4th grade - Rachel Perez
5th - Kerri Prichard