The first ever national Spelling Bee Morocco solo competition was held today on April 9, 2013 at the Centre des Formations et des Rencontres Nationales in Rabat.
Congratulations to everyone who participated! It was fun to watch and an extremely exciting competition. Competition words included “coriander”, “picaresque”, “psychiatrist”, "vengeance" and “annihilate.”
Nizar Ezroura from AMIDEAST Rabat won the solo competition after correctly spelling the word "nonchalance."
Let’s take a look at the top finishers!
First Place Solo winner Nizar Ezroura, from AMIDEAST Rabat!
Second Place Solo winner Amal Dekkar, from Al Fath HS in Taourirt!
Third Place Solo winner Marwa Bilal, from Mohamed Abdelkarim Al Khattabi HS in Nador!
Thank you so much to everyone who made this competition a success – from the hardworking students to the sacrificing teachers, the organizers MATE and its bright and talented members, and the sponsorship and contribution from Peace Corps volunteers, Macmillan Education, World Connect, the Regional English Language Office of the US Embassy Rabat, the Rabat American School, the American Language Center in Rabat, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and the Ministry of Education.
Insha'allah, next year we will be back for another exciting season of Spelling Bee Morocco!