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The Spelling Bee

Create an interactive spelling bee themed tale.

Hear a sample of The Spelling Bee

"Alexa, open the Spelling Bee"

Alexa: Welcome to the Spelling Bee. This story has three blanks in it. To change a blank, say 'Alexa, undo.' Let's get started. Please say a child's name.

"Aloise"

Alexa: You said Aloise. Ok. [...] Are you ready to hear your story?

<div style="display:table; margin:0 auto"> <img src="https://m.media-amazon.com/images/G/01/kindle/tahoe/blueprints/FTU_Logo._CB1558396165_.png" width="75%" height="75%" /> </div> ####How to create 1. Get inspired by the sample story 2. Customize it, or start from scratch 3. Drop in sound effects, fun expressions, and pauses 4. Create interactive "blanks" to fill in while you listen 5. Pick a name for your skill 6. Give your child access to this skill in FreeTime. Go to Amazon Parent Dashboard, tap on the settings icon next to your child's name, select Add Content, go to the Alexa Skills tab, and then toggle your Blueprint skill on ####How to use Gather your audience. When you play the story, Alexa asks listeners to fill in the blanks and then reads the story.