A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this game.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that this software can make studying for spelling tests more fun. However, it does not help children learn definitions, which many teachers test along with spelling.
Is It Any Good?
The strength of JumpStart Study Helpers Spelling Bee is that it takes the drudgery out of studying for spelling tests. But with only three games, kids' attraction to the arcades may wane over time. All added words are spoken in a robotic voice, and the software does not help children learn the definitions of the words --something many teachers test along with spelling.
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