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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.




Pinball

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!




Hangman

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 2 list 1

  • circumnavigate -- to sail or fly all the way around something, such as Earth
  • colony -- a territory settled and ruled by a distant country
  • dictator -- the absolute ruler of a country
  • nation -- a community of people that shares territory and a government
  • conquistador -- a Spanish conqueror in the Americas
  • chivalry -- the code of honorable conduct for knights
  • Cold War -- a period of tension between the United States and the Soviet Union from about 1946 to 1991
  • Crusades -- a series of military expeditions launched by Christian Europeans to win the Holy Land back from Muslim control
  • middles ages -- the years between ancient and modern times
  • apprentice -- an unpaid person training in a craft or trade
  • clergy -- persons with authority to perform religious services
  • Hernán Cortés -- the Spanish conquistador who conquered the Aztecs
  • Elizabethan Age -- a golden age of English history when Elizabeth I was queen, 1558–1603
  • feudalism -- a system in which land was owned by kings or lords but held by vassals in return for their loyalty
  • Age of Reason -- the period of the Enlightenment

Unit 2 list 2

  • knight -- a man who received honor and land in exchange for serving a lord as a soldier
  • medieval -- referring to the Middle Ages
  • Enlightenment -- a philosophical movement, primarily of the 1700s, that was characterized by reliance on reason and experience
  • Holy Land -- Jerusalem and parts of the surrounding area where Jesus lived and taught
  • Jerusalem -- a city in the Holy Land, regarded as sacred by Christians, Muslims, and Jews
  • manor -- a large estate, often including farms and a village, ruled by a lord
  • encomienda -- a system in which the Spanish king gave Spanish settlers the right to the labor of the Native Americans who lived in a particular area
  • guild -- a medieval organization of craftsworkers or tradespeople
  • imperialism -- the efforts of a nation to create an empire of colonies
  • labor union -- an organization of workers formed to bargain with employers for better pay and working conditions
  • Middle Ages -- the years between ancient and modern times
  • excommunication -- expelling someone from the Church
  • humanism -- a system of thought that focused on the nature, ideals, and achievements of human beings, rather than on the divine

Unit 2 list 3

  • serf -- a farm worker considered part of the manor on which he or she worked
  • nation -- a community of people that shares territory and a government
  • philosopher -- a French thinker of the Enlightenment
  • Protestant -- referring to Christian religions that grew out of the Reformation
  • Renaissance -- the period of the rebirth of learning in Europe between about 1300 and 1600
  • terrorism -- causing fear through the threat or use of violence as a way to achieve political goals
  • millennium -- a period of one thousand years
  • natural rights -- rights that belong to all human beings from birth
  • postwar -- after a war; after World War II
  • Reign of Terror -- the period (1793–1794) of the French Revolution during which many people were executed for opposing the revolution
  • superpower -- a powerful country that can influence many other countries
  • nationalism -- loyalty to a nation and promotion of its interests above all others
  • pilgrim -- person who travels to go to a religious shrine or site
  • Reformation -- the effort to change or reform the Roman Catholic Church, which led to the establishment of Protestant churches

Unit 2 list 4

  • trading bloc -- a group of countries that have agreed to reduce barriers to trade
  • Versailles -- the palace built for the French king Louis XIV
  • tsar -- the Russian emperor
  • World War II -- the second major war of the 1900s (1939–1945)
  • troubadour -- a traveling poet and musician of the Middle Ages
  • World War I -- the first major war of the 1900s (1914–1918)
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