Mrs. Curiel's 3rd Grade Cubs

School:Whitmore Charter School of the Arts and Technology
Location:Ceres CA
Comments:Let's have fun with our vocabulary!

Stingray Chaser

Free stingrays and remove harmful algae from the ocean. After removing enough debris from the stingrays, you will be asked to select the correct answer to continue.


Vocabulary Pinball Click on the red flipper buttons to keep the ball in play. Try to hit all of the letters with the ball to spell a word. Next, choose the correct definition for the word. A correct answer gives a free ball and an incorrect takes a ball away. Hold down and release the green button to launch the ball! Try all of the lists or register to make your own!

Word Find

Play the classic Word Search and find game.

Word Scramble - Words Only

Solve the scrambled words by moving the tiles around. Use the vocabulary definition or math answers to provide you the hint you need!

Word Scramble - Problems and Definitions

Solve the scrambled words by moving the tiles around. Use the vocabulary definition or math answers to provide you the hint you need!


Play hangman with your words. Guess letters to form words from the lists that are added by people just like you! Practice your classroom lists.

List Content

Unit 6 Lesson 4

  • bales -- a large bundle of hay, packed tightly and tied together
  • automatic -- operating by itself
  • graze -- to eat grass
  • parlor -- a somewhat private room used for business, conversation, entertaining, or receiving visitors.
  • silo -- a tall building for storing food for animals on a farm
  • frisky -- full of energy, playful, active

Unit 6 Lesson 5

  • frolic -- to behave playfully
  • constantly -- all the time
  • nestled -- to settle safely; to snuggle
  • reins -- a strap used for control bya rider of a horse or the driver of a carriage
  • haltingly -- In a slow way

Unit 6 Lesson 6

  • surplus -- an amount more than is needed; an extra amount
  • partial -- not complete
  • rotation -- taking turns planting different crops in different years on the same land
  • hired -- paid to work
  • preserved -- to keep safe
  • reluctantly -- not willingly

Unit 6 Lesson 7

  • dugouts -- a crude shelter made by digging a hole in the ground or on the side of a hill
  • conquered -- to overcome
  • prairie -- flat or rolling land covered with grass
  • drifts -- a mound formed by blowing wind.
  • grains -- a seed of corn, wheat, oats, rye or other cereal plant
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