Mrs. Joiner Nichols

Location:West Point KY

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

Test 8/15/14

  • obvious -- easily perceived or understood; evident
  • officially -- by or in a way relating to an office or post of authority
  • supposedly -- seemingly
  • preliminary -- prior to or preparing for the main matter, action, or business
  • typically -- in a way that is usual for a kind, group or category
  • brutal -- cruel
  • embarrassed -- to cause to feel self-conscious or ill at ease
  • sweeping -- moving in, or as if in, a long curve
  • opponents -- a person or group that opposes another in a battle, contest, controversy or debate
  • gorgeous -- dazzlingly beautiful

Test 8/22/14

  • squashing -- to beat or flatter into a pulp; crush
  • staggered -- to move or stand unsteadily, as if carrying great weight
  • numb -- deprived of the power to feel or move normally
  • interrupt -- to do something that hinders or stops the action or conversation of
  • struggled -- to make strenuous efforts; strive
  • collapsed -- to fall down or inward suddenly; cave in
  • disturbing -- to intrude upon; bother
  • specialty -- a special pursuit, occupation, talent or skill
  • wobbled -- to move unsteadily from side to side
  • shifted -- to move or transfer from one place or position to another

Week 3 Test 8/29

  • interior -- an inner part; inside
  • immersed -- to involve deeply; absorb
  • brandishing -- to wave triumphantly or threateningly
  • primitive -- simple or crude
  • secretive -- inclined to secrecy; tending to keep secrets
  • contagious -- spreading by direct or indirect contact
  • discomfort -- a lack of comfort or ease
  • honored -- proud to be given special respect or a special opportunity
  • bungled -- to manage, do, or handle badly
  • imprinted -- to make a mark or pattern on a surface by pressing or stamping

Week 4 test 9/5/14

  • shaken -- to make uneasy; disturb
  • prod -- to stir to action; urge
  • beckoned -- to signal, as by nodding or waving
  • stalled -- to slow down or stop the process of
  • debate -- a discussion or consideration of the arguments for and against something
  • decorated -- to furnish with something attractive, beautiful, or striking
  • inflated -- to cause to expand with air or gas
  • hesitated -- to slow to act, speak, or decide
  • gradually -- occurring in small stages or degrees, or by even, continuous change
  • scanned -- to examine closely

Week 5 Test 9/12/14

  • detect -- to discover the nature, existence, presence or fact of
  • unobserved -- not seen or noticed
  • available -- capable of being obtained
  • resemble -- to have similarity or likeness
  • vary -- to be different or diverse
  • particular -- separate or different from others in the same group
  • contentment -- satisfaction
  • keen -- acute; sensitive
  • mature -- to grow older
  • ferocious -- fiere

Week 7 Test 9/26

  • chamber -- A room; usually a bedroom or a room in a palace.
  • shallow -- Not deep.
  • afford -- To be able to pay for.
  • burrow -- To dig a hole or tunnel into or under something.
  • jagged -- With a rough or sharp edge.
  • venture -- To dare to do; to go somewhere or do something risky.
  • baggage -- Suitcases, bags or other items travelers carry.
  • column -- A row of numbers or words running down a printed page.
  • tour -- A trip from place to place, sometimes to perform music or some kind of art.
  • arena -- A building used for sports or shows.
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