The MLK Oratorical Festival is open to all students, and the Crocker Spelling Bee is for 4th and 5th graders only. Here are several resources that can help your kids to prepare for these events.

OUSD Oratorical Festival video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CbEVvOBAaAo

To see how children will be scored at the Oratorical Festival (likely the same sheet in 2018)

MLK ORATORICAL SCORE SHEET 2017 – OUSD

Spelling Bee Resources

Scripps National Spelling Bee Word Lists

How to Study for a Spelling Bee

Study-Guide-2015-16-National Spelling-Bee

Junior High Spelling Word List 2016-17