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

Charlie Chocolate 7-12

  • beckoned -- summoned
  • pandemonium -- wild uproar or noise
  • adore -- to like very much
  • vital -- life-sustaining
  • ferocious -- extremely savage; fierce
  • intently -- with strained or eager attention
  • luscious -- sweet and pleasant to taste or smell
  • despicable -- worthy only of being despised and rejected
  • gale -- a very strong wind
  • precious -- of high cost or worth; valuable
  • stilettos -- a small dagger with a slender, tapering blade
  • fluster -- to make or become nervous or upset

Fried Worms Chapters 8-14

  • solemn -- gloomy or somber
  • din -- a jumble of loud, usually discordant sounds
  • cringing -- shrinking back; as in fear; cowering
  • sensible -- acting with or exhibiting good reasoning or understanding
  • grimace -- a sharp contortion of the face expressive of pain or disgust
  • antidote -- a remedy or other agent used to counteract the effects of a poison
  • chaff -- finely cut straw or hay
  • deracinate -- to pull out by the roots, uproot
  • plot -- to plan or scheme
  • sullen -- dull; gloomy
  • rumpled -- wrinked or creased
  • apopelectically -- full of anger and rage

Fried Worms: Ch. 15-23

  • lurked -- to lie and wait, as in ambush; sneak
  • offhand -- without premeditation or preparation
  • envious -- feeling or showing envy
  • sheepishly -- showing embarrassment caused by consciousness of a fault
  • ridiculous -- deserving or inspiring riducle; absurd, preposterous, or silly
  • slouching -- to sit, stand, or walk with an awkward, drooping, excessively relaxed posture. To droop or hang carelessly.
  • screeched -- to utter a high shrill piercing cry; make an outcry usually in terror or pain
  • swooshed -- to move with or make a rushing sound; swirling sound
  • smothered -- to suffocate; to deprive of oxygen
  • triumphantly -- rejoicing or celebrating victory
  • discernible -- to recoginize or identify as seperate or distinct
  • ordinary -- usual; commonly encountered; average
  • drowse -- to be half-asleep; condition of being sleepy

Fried Worms: Ch. 24-32

  • scuttled -- scurried
  • capital -- first-rate; excellent
  • muffle -- to deaden a sound
  • malignant -- highly injurious
  • sass -- disrespectiful speech
  • lassitude -- a state or feeling of weariness, diminished energy, or listleness
  • clamber -- to climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scramble
  • gleeful -- full of jubilant delight; joyful
  • writhed -- twisted, as in pain, struggle, or embarrassment
  • tousled -- disheveled
  • sneer -- a scornful facial expression
  • fascinate -- to hold intense interest or attraction for

How Do You Lift a Lion?

  • lift -- to raise from a lower or higher position
  • slope -- upward or download slant; incline
  • fulcrum -- the point on a lever which divides the force and load sides. When a lever moves, it pivots (turns).
  • pulley -- a lifting device which uses a wheel with a groove around it to hold a rope
  • lubrication -- a slippery substance, such as oil, applied to a surface
  • axle -- the supporting bar or rod on which a wheel turns
  • leverage -- the increase in force or mechanical advantage that a lever provides
  • bearing -- the part of a wheel which touches the axle as a wheel turns
  • lever -- a tool used to lift a heavy weight with much less effort
  • simple machine -- the basic element of a complex machine. Examples are levers, wheels, and pulleys
  • friction -- resistance
  • wheel -- a circular frame of hard material that is capable of turning on an axle
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