Mrs. Cryer's Class

School:Hollis Elementary
Location:Hollis Maine
Comments:Come play the word games. Have fun play and learn at the same time

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

Lesson 10 Robust Vocabula

  • minor -- Something that is not too important.
  • extinguish -- To put something out completely
  • instantly -- To do something in almost no time.
  • priorities -- When something is more important than something else.
  • efficient -- To do something quickly, correctly and without trouble.
  • previous -- When it happens before.
  • hazard -- Something that is dangerous.
  • drench -- Completely soak something.

Lesson 13 vocabulary

  • distraught -- When you are very, very unhappy.
  • tough -- Something that is hard to do.
  • wear -- What you do with your clothes each day.
  • trance -- Sometimes someone looks like they are sleeping, but their eyes are open.
  • semblance -- A drawing that looks a lot like someone.
  • above -- Something that is higher than another
  • young -- Something that is not old.
  • wash -- When you clean something you do this.
  • swirling -- When something goes around and around.
  • route -- Going the same way to school each day.
  • improvise -- To make up a song or story as you go along.
  • woman -- A girl who is grown up.
  • shoes -- You wear these on your feet.
  • wilting -- When a plant does not get enough water the leaves droop.
  • flitted -- Something that has gone quickly from place to place.

Lesson 17 Vocabulary

  • frail -- When someone is very weak.
  • entertain -- When you entertain someone, you do something they will enjoy watching or hearing.
  • except -- All but one of something.
  • journeyed -- To make a long trip somewhere.
  • melodious -- Musical sounds that are pleasant to hear.
  • sipped -- To take very small sips of something.
  • screeching -- To make a very loud, high sound that hurts your ears.
  • horrendous -- Something that is horrible or very frightening.
  • stomped -- When you stom on something you use your feet to make heavy pouding sounds.
  • carefree -- A carefree person is someone who does not worry about problems.

Lesson 3 vocabulary

  • blockades -- Things that keep you from getting to a place.
  • consider -- Think carefully about something.
  • principles -- What you believe about what is right and wrong.
  • soaked -- When something becomes very wet.
  • opinionated -- To have strong ideas about something.
  • deny -- To not give someone something they have asked for.
  • misplaced -- Something that is put in the wrong place.
  • bulk -- The size and weight of something that is large.

Lesson 5 vocabulary

  • location -- A specific place.
  • selected -- If you have a particular thing you have done this.
  • penalty -- When you get punished for doing something wrong.
  • positive -- When you are very sure about something.
  • flutters -- If something flies or moves in a light and quick way.
  • career -- A job for which someone goes to school.
  • excitable -- When a person or animal gets worked up easily.
  • announcement -- When someone tells something to a large group.

Robust Vocab Lesson 1

  • coaxed -- If you are coaxed into doing something you are gently talked into it by someone else.
  • expectations -- Hopes about how well others will do or how they should behave.
  • sincere -- Being honest and meaning what you say.
  • humiliation -- A feeling of shame or embarrassment.
  • hesitating -- Pausing before doing something because you are feeling unsure.
  • fringes -- Areas along the edge of a place, far away from its center.


  • satisfied -- happy about the way something turned out
  • anonymous -- when you don't want anyone to know who you are
  • neighborly -- being nice to someone who lives near you
  • edge -- to be at the end of a place or a thing
  • hesitate -- pause for a short time
  • ventured -- to go someplace new
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