Mrs. Fontenot's Vocabulary Bonanza

School:Leander Middle School
Location:Leander TX

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

Fiction Vocabulary

  • Climax -- turning point, sometimes the moment of greatest suspense. Makes the outcome of the conflict clear.
  • Characterizatio -- creation of characters through descriptions, actions, and dialogue.
  • Third PersonPOV -- Narrator(person telling story) is NOT a character in the story
  • Plot -- basic sequence of events in a story.
  • Rising Action -- complications added to the plot that build suspense and intensify the conflict.
  • Setting -- time and place in which events of a story take place.
  • Theme -- central or universal idea of the piece of fiction.
  • text evidence -- using direct WORDS from the text to support your ideas.
  • Exposition -- setting, characters, and conflict are introduced
  • Falling Action -- reveals the outcome of the climax, shows how main character resolves the conflict.
  • Point of View -- perspective from which the story is told
  • First PersonPOV -- Narrator is a main character (usually the main character) in the story. Presents his/her own thoughts and feelings. Opinion of characters is shared.
  • Genre -- type or class of work, usually categorized by form, technique, or content.
  • Conflict -- Problem/opposition in a story...creates the dramatic action.
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