Looking for that something different for your Year 7 students?

Then get involved in our national Spelling Bee competition.  Open to Year 7 students in England and Wales, the Spelling Bee is a fantastic opportunity for students to learn new vocabulary, develop new skills, build confidence and be inspired to further their language interests.

In essence this exciting competition takes pupils through a journey from class level to national level, learning a bank of 50 words at each stage.  The competition is open to new learners of French, German and Spanish as well as Welsh 2nd language for our competition in Wales.

If you are a school based in England and would like to take part in this years Spelling Bee competition please register online by clicking here

and in Wales ... / ac yng Nghymru ...

Another year has flown by and, believe it or not, it’s once again time for us to launch the Multilingual National Spelling Bee Competition in Wales. We are now welcoming registrations for pupils in year 7 from all secondary schools in Wales. To register your pupils, please fill in this registration form and send it to Routes into Languages Cymru team at 245 Western Avenue, Cardiff CF5 2YX routescymru@ciltcymru.org.uk

For more information, take a look at the Teachers Pack which will explain everything that you will need to know about the competition as well as including key dates.

Please note that the word lists for the competition, which you can download from here, are exclusive to the competition in Wales and this year are new

Mae blwyddyn arall wedi hedfan heibio a, credwch neu beidio, mae hi unwaith eto yn bryd i lansio Cystadleuaeth Genedlaethol Amlieithog y Spelling Bee yng Nghymru. Mae’r gystadleuaeth yn agored i disgyblion ym mlwyddyn 7 o bob ysgol uwchradd yng Nghymru. Er mwyn cofrestri eich disgyblion, llenwch y ffurflen gofrestri yma a’i ddanfon yn ôl at dîm Llwybrau at Ieithoedd Cymru 245 Rhodfa’r Gorllewin, Caerdydd CF5 2YX routescymru@ciltcymru.org.uk

Am fwy o wybodaeth, cymerwch gip olwg ar y Pecyn Athrawon sy’n esbonio popeth yngl┼Ěn â’r gystadleuaeth ynghyd â dyddiadau pwysig.

Nodwch fod y rhestr eiriau, a ellir eu lawr lwytho yma, yn newydd ac yn unigryw i Gymru.

Want a taster?

To view footage from our 2011 competition in Wales please click here