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

7th Reading Unit 1

  • problem --
  • complicated --
  • vertical --
  • disastrous --
  • breakaway --
  • obnoxious --
  • horizontal --
  • bleak --
  • truss --
  • swirled --
  • solution --
  • landmark --
  • navigate --
  • collapse --
  • whimper --

7th Reading Unit 1

  • Setting -- When and where the story takes place
  • Events -- What happens in the story- what the characters do to solve the problem
  • Idiom -- Expression that has a different meaning from the meanings of its individual words
  • Nonfiction -- Informational articles and biographies
  • Comparing -- Telling how two or more things are alike
  • Title -- Name of the story
  • Problem -- Puzzle or issue that the main characters must try to solve
  • Short Story -- Tells a sequence of events with a beginning, a middle, and an end
  • Main Idea -- Most important idea of a paragraph, section, or whole piece of writing
  • Solution -- The end result
  • Main Characters -- People or animals who perform most of the action
  • Solution -- The ending, or conclusion of the story
  • Topic -- What an article is all about
  • Conflict -- Problem faced by the main character
  • Contrasting -- Telling how two or more things are different

8th Ch. 1-7 Vocabulary

  • hue -- color
  • saliva -- spit
  • amnesia -- a loss of memory
  • hallucinate -- imagine or fantasize
  • repress -- to hold something back
  • nitpicking -- always finding fault with things
  • tapered -- narrowed
  • larvae -- immature insects
  • congregate -- grouped or gathered
  • astonished -- surprised
  • tedious -- synonym of boring
  • unique -- one of a kind
  • intestines -- organ of the body
  • reluctance -- showing unwillingness
  • indefinitely -- uncertainly

8th Reading 1-7

  • prefix -- Word part that is added to the beginning of a root word.
  • purpose -- Reason for writing a particular selection.
  • sequence -- The order of events in a piece of writing.
  • antonym -- Word that means the opposite of another word.
  • character -- The people or animals in a story.
  • suffix -- Word part that is added to the end of a root word.
  • setting -- Time and place in which a story happens.
  • prediction -- A guess based on context clues given in the story.
  • topic -- What the selection is all about.
  • summarize -- Briefly describe who, where, and what of the story.
  • narrator -- Person or character who is telling the story.
  • plot -- Sequence of events in a writing.
  • main idea -- Most important idea of a paragraph.
  • context clues -- Clues that the author provides.
  • synonym -- Word that has the same meaning of another word.
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