Mrs. Cantwell's Page

School:Cambridge Elementary
Location:Cambridge IL

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

Charlie McButton

  • bat -- small mammal that flys, come out at night
  • fuel -- used as a source of energy or heat
  • vision -- thinking ahead, planning
  • gray -- color between black white, color of sky on rainy day
  • plug -- make a connection witha source of electricity
  • battery -- container filled with chemicals that produces electrical power
  • gadget -- small tool that does a particular job
  • term -- limited period of time
  • blew -- air comes out of mouth or moved in the wind
  • empire -- large group of companies controlled by one person
  • folly -- foolishness

I Wanna Iguana

  • mention -- tell or speak about something
  • financial -- management and use of money
  • compassionate -- wishing to help those who suffer
  • mature -- mentally or physically like an adult
  • concerned -- worried or anxious
  • sensitive -- easily offended or hurt
  • adorable -- attractive and delightful
  • iguana -- large lizard found in tropical places, has a row of spines along its back
  • trophies -- awards, given as prizes in races or contests
  • responsible -- sensible and can be trusted
  • exactly -- without error or precisely

Kumak's Fish

  • twitch -- make small, jerky movements
  • yanked -- pulled with a sudden sharp movement
  • amazing -- feel surprised
  • parka -- warm, heavy jacket with a hood
  • willow -- large tree with narrow leaves and thin branches, bend easy
  • enormous -- huge or extremely large
  • gear -- equipment or clothing needed for an activity
  • splendid -- very good, excellent
  • mukluks -- warm boots
  • village -- small group of houses, smaller than a town

My Rows & Piles of Coins

  • dangerously -- cause harm, not safe
  • errands -- deliver a package,
  • steady -- firm or stable, not shaky
  • bundles -- tie or wrap things together
  • unwrapped -- take the outer layer off
  • arranged -- moved things around, put a certain way
  • wobbled -- move unsteadily

Penguin Chick

  • flippers -- broad, flat body parts used for swimming by animals such as seals and penguins
  • preen -- smooth or arrange the feathers with the beak
  • shuffle -- walk slowly, hardly raising your feet from the ground
  • mate -- a husband or a wife
  • frozen -- hardened with the cold, turned into ice
  • pecks -- strikes with the beak
  • webbed -- having toes that are connected by skin
  • junior -- younger of the two, has the same name as their father
  • cuddles -- lie close and comfortably, curls up
  • hatch -- come out of an egg
  • snuggles -- lie closely and comfortably, nestles, cuddles
  • echoes -- sound repeats, bounces back
  • steer -- make something go a certain way, guide it

Prudy's Problem

  • haul -- pull, or move something
  • butterflies -- insects with large brightly colored wings
  • scattered -- separated and in all different directions
  • fascinating -- attract, hold attention. Interesting
  • brillant -- very smart
  • enormous -- very large or huge
  • strain -- stretch too much
  • inspiration -- influence or encourage someone to do something
  • collection -- a group of things gathered from many places and belonging together
  • shoelaces -- strings or cords used to fasten shoes
  • souvenir -- object you keep to remind you of a person, place, or event

Tops and Bottoms

  • clever -- intelligent, quick mind, bright
  • profit -- amount of money you made after after paying all the bills
  • harvesting -- collect or gather crops
  • cheated -- not honest
  • wealth -- riches, valuable
  • risky -- chance, possibilty of losing
  • bottom -- lowest part
  • partners -- work with another person or small group
  • debt -- amount of money you owe
  • scowled -- angry frown

What About Me

  • plenty -- a large number, all someone would need of something
  • carpetmaker -- a person who makes carpets or rugs
  • merchant -- person who buys and sells goods for a living
  • thread -- very thin string
  • carpenter -- someone whos job is to build and repair things made of wood
  • marketplace -- a place where people can buy and sell things
  • straying -- wandering or roaming
  • knowledge -- what you know
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