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2022 Spelling Bee


Spelling Bee

Wednesday, January 19 2022

3:30pm in Gym


 bee bookshelf

2022 Words of the Champions



The spelling words can be found in the following books:

First Grade

Always Anjali by Sheetal Sheth

Rodeo Red by Maripat Perkins

The Camping Trip by Jennifer K Mann

Izzy Gizmo by Pip Jones


Second Grade

Girl on a Motorcycle by Amy Novesky

Vera Vance, Comics Star (After-School Superstars) by Claudia Mills

Paper Son:  The Inspiring Story of Tyrus Wong, Immigrant and Artist by Julie Leung

The Boy Who Dreamed of Infinity:  A Tale of the Genius Ramanijan by Amy Alznauer


Third Grade

Stella Diaz Has Something to Say by Angela Dominguez

The Littlest Voyageur by Margi Preus

A Boy Called Bat by Elana Arnold

The Cat Who Came in Off the Roof by Annie MG Schmidt


Fourth Grade

Skunk and Badge by Amy Timberlake

Lost Cities by Giles Laroche

From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks

Bump by Matt Wallace


Fifth Grade

Rocket Science:  A Beginners Guide to the Fundamentals of Spaceflight by Andrew Rader

All Thirteen:  The Incredible Cave Rescue of the Thai Boys Soccer Team by Christina Soontornvat

The Clockwork Crow by Catherine Fisher

Amari and the Night Brothers by BB Alston




Sixth Grade

The Sisters of Straygarden Place by Haley Chewins

Facing Frederick:  The Life of Frederick Douglas, A Monumental American Man by Tonya Bolden

The World Between Blinks by Amie Kaufman and Ryan Graudin

The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson


Seventh Grade

When you Trap a Tiger by Tae Keller

The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands

The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear by Walter Moers

Queen of the Seas by Dylan Meconis


Eighth Grade

The Kingdom of Back by Marie Lu

Turtle Boy by M Evan Wolkenstein

The Snow Fell Three Graves Deep by Allen Wolf

Mortal Engines by Phiilip Reeve

Dragon Sword and Wind Child by Noriko Ogiwara

The Warrior Heir by Cinda Williams Chima

Slider by Pete Hautman

Outrun the Moon by Stacey Lee