Have a look at some suggestions for studying to do well in spelling.
The best thing you can do to improve your spelling is to read a lot and look up words that you don’t know in the Oxford dictionary. But here are some more focused suggestions for studying to do well in spelling bees.
Learn as many words as you can.
Get a copy of the OXFORD Dictionary if you can. It’s the official dictionary for the Kenya National Spelling Bee Championship.
Study the most common words first.
Write the words somewhere. Just writing the words will help you remember them.
Focus on the words that are tough.
Have a teacher, friend or family member help you by pronouncing the words.
Learn more about prefixes, suffixes and other combining forms, as well as word origins (etymology). Increase your vocabulary by reading books, journals & newspapers…