Hoyer's Helpers


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

Math Vocabulary 2

  • acute angle -- an angle that measures that measures less than 90 degrees
  • parallel -- two lines or line segments that never cross (intersect)
  • array -- an arrangement of objects in equal rows and columns
  • area -- the space that a shape takes up
  • expanded form -- a way to write numbers to show the value of each digit
  • congruent -- figures that have the same size and shape
  • right angle -- an angle that is 90 degrees (like the corner of a square or rectangle)
  • perimeter -- the distance around a shape
  • distance -- the length between two points or objects
  • width -- the distance that the short side of a rectangle measures
  • cone -- a solid figure with a circular base that comes up to a point on top
  • multiple -- the product of a given number and another whole number
  • digits -- the symbols 0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9, used to write numbers
  • length -- the distance that the long side of a rectangle measures
  • place value -- the value of a digit in a number based on where the digit is located in the number

Math Vocabulary List 1

  • bar graph -- a graph that uses bars to show information
  • difference -- the answer to a subtraction problem
  • denominator -- the bottom number of a fraction telling how many pieces there are in all
  • product -- the answer to a multiplication problem
  • sum -- the answer to an addition problem
  • numerator -- the top number of a fraction telling how many pieces are counted or shaded
  • addend -- a number that is added
  • line ofsymmetry -- an imaginary line that divides a shape into two equal (congruent) parts
  • estimate -- a number close to an exact number

Math Vocabulary Shapes

  • cube -- a solid figure with six faces that are square
  • rectangle -- a flat, four-sided shape with four square corners (right angles)
  • quadrilateral -- a polygon with four sides
  • square -- a rectangle with four equal sides
  • octagon -- a polygon with eight sides
  • cylinder -- a solid figure shaped like a can
  • polygon -- a closed flat figure with straight lines
  • parallelogram -- a quadrilateral with two pairs of parallel sides
  • hexagon -- a polygon with six sides
  • sphere -- a solid figure shaped like a round ball
  • pyramid -- a solid figure with a flat polygon base that comes to a point on top
  • circle -- a flat round shape
  • trapezoid -- a quadrilateral with one pair of parallel sides
  • pentagon -- a polygon with five sides
  • triangle -- a polygon with three sides

Vocab. Mrs. G. 2-27-12

  • anxious -- worried or nervous about something
  • pretend -- to imagine or make believe something is happening
  • unfortunately -- unluckily
  • alarmed -- something or someone casued you to feel frightened or afraid
  • cross -- angry
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