Akeelah and the Bee is an inspirational movie about a young black girl learning to believe in herself and in her community in order to be successful at a National Spelling Bee.
This resource is great for after watching the movie! Create mini-spelling bees either classroom or grade wide and then write and reflect about Akeelah's growth in the movie.
Included in the bundle:
K-4 Grade-specific spelling words for mini-spelling bees
K-1 Writing Prompt with paper
2-4 Writing Prompt with Paper
Spelling Bee Coloring Sheet
Directions and teacher guide to conduct mini spelling bees
Great for a movie day, subs, or whole school viewing!