Book Pods

School:Howard Roosa Elementary
Comments:Reading vocabulary and skills - differentiated instruction.

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

Feathers and Wings...21

  • flock -- a group of birds
  • muscle -- the tissue of the body that helps animals have strength and power
  • mound -- a raised area of dirt, twigs, or other material
  • bower -- a shelter built of twigs by the male bird to attract a female
  • scavenger -- an animal that eats any food that is rotting or left behind by other animals
  • colonies -- a group of the same type of animals or living things growing and living together
  • lily pad -- the floating leaves of a water lily
  • nesting season -- a time of year when birds find mates by singing, showing off their bright feathers, dancing, or building nests (or bowers)
  • predator -- an animal that hunts other animals for food
  • breastbone -- a long flat bone in the middle of the chest
  • frigate bird -- a long-billed warm-water seabird with a wide wingspan and a forked tail
  • nectar -- nectar is a sugar-rich liquid produced by plants
  • water lily -- a water plant with showy leaves and colorful flowers
  • lagoon -- a shallow (not deep) lake or pond
  • Antarctica -- an extremely cold continent at the south pole

In Space RR Level 19

  • fuel -- a material used to make energy or power
  • moon -- rotates around the Earth about every 28 days
  • galaxy -- a large group of stars, gas, and dust
  • astronaut -- a scientist that explores and travels in space
  • air -- a mixture of odorless gasses needed for living things to breath and grow
  • gravity -- a force that causes things to fall to the ground
  • Milky Way -- the galaxy that holds our solar system including Earth
  • space shuttle -- a reusable winged spacecraft use to travel in space
  • sun -- the star that gives us heat and light
  • launch pad -- the base that sends off rockets and space shuttles
  • space suit -- a suit that keeps astronauts safe in space
  • spacecraft -- a vehicle that allows astronauts to travel in space
  • scientist -- someone who tests things, or does experiments
  • space -- the area outside the Earth's atmosphere
  • experiment -- to try or test something
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