The Spell Bee competition was conducted across India and engaged with over 2.75 lakh students across 800 schools in 30 cities to test their mettle in English spellings. After selecting the top performers from the city finals and semi-final, the stakes were raised with only the top 16 spellers from across India competing for the title. Top spelling wizards further went on and battled it out in the televised National Finalsto be aired on Discovery Kids.
The National Finals of Classmate Spell Bee Season 8 saw nerve- wracking excitement as the competition begins with challenges like the ‘Spell it Right’ round, ‘Match the following’, crosswords and a ‘Great jumble’ and more. The top spellers put on their thinking caps and competed for the top spot of National Spell Bee Championship.
The National Champion of Classmate Spell Bee 2016 will win a grand prize of Rs.2,00,000 and an all-expenses paid visit to the prestigious Scripps National Spelling Bee 2016 in Washington DC, US. The 4 semifinalists will win a cash prize of Rs. 50,000 each.