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Spellbulary was started in 2005 as a fun and competitive event to encourage spelling and vocabulary. An annual competition, Spellbulary is Hong Kong’s only citywide Spelling bee. Not only does Spellbulary test spelling but it also includes a vocabulary component in the contest.

Age Levels

Group 1 Ages 6-7, Group 2 Ages 8-9, Group 3 Ages 10-12.


Fill out the registration form and return it to The Kelly Yang Project: Spellbulary Registration Form on or before March 31, 2017. For more information, please call us at 2810-4822 or email contact@kellyyang.edu.hk.

Date of Contest

Spellbulary 2017 will be held on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at KYP Sheung Wan.

Spellbulary Rules

To view the Spellbulary rules and see how the game works, please watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rZUmIP9KvG0

How to study for Spellbulary

- Read, read, read! Acquire a good vocabulary base through reading.

- When you encounter a word you do not know, look it up.

- Keep a journal of new vocabulary words and review the journal frequently. If possible, make flashcards.

-  Make studying for Spellbulary a family activity–test each other at the dinner table and have practice rounds at home with your parents.

-  Have fun!!