Roberts 5th grade


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

Reading CRT 1

  • Conflict -- problem
  • Characters -- are the people or animals in a story.
  • climax -- when the problem or conflict is faced.
  • Plot -- is what happens in a story.
  • rising action -- when the conflict builds

Roberts CRT 2

  • Cause -- is what makes something happen.
  • Context clues -- words and sentences around a word that helps you figure out its meaning.
  • setting -- is where and when the story takes place
  • Synonym -- is a word that means the same or nearly the same as another word.
  • Homonyms -- are words that are spelled the same but have different meanings
  • Theme -- is the underlying meaning of a story.
  • Antonym -- is a word that means the opposite of another word.
  • Effect -- is what happens as a result of the cause.
  • Almanac -- is a yearly book that contains calendars, weather information, and dates of holidays.
  • sequence -- is the order in which events happen in a selection - what comes first, next, and last.

Roberts CRT 3

  • Dictionary -- is a book of alphabetical words and their meanings.
  • Opinion -- tells what someone thinks or feels, and cannot be proven true or false.
  • Main idea -- is the most important idea about a paragraph, passage, or article.
  • Authors Purpose -- is the reason why the author writes the story - to inform, entertain, persuade, or express himself.
  • Fact -- can be proved true or false.
  • Caption -- is the text explaining the illustration or picture.
  • Topic -- is what a paragraph or article is about.
  • Contrast -- is to show how things are different
  • Entry -- shows the spelling of a word and comes before the definition.
  • Illustrations -- or pictures can convey information about characters and events in a story
  • Details -- are small pieces of information that tell more about the main idea.
  • Compare -- is to show how things are alike

Roberts CRT 4

  • Poetry -- usually touches your feelings. It may or may not be written with rhymes.
  • Biographies -- is a true story about the life of a real person.
  • Historical -- Fiction is where some characters may be real and others are fictional. Real events from history are mixed with fictional events.
  • Scan -- is to move one's eyes quickly down the page, seeking specific words and phrases.
  • Summarize -- is to put main ideas of an article, story, or book into your own words.
  • Non-fiction -- provide true facts and information about different subjects.
  • Myths -- take place before people were on earth. They try to explain things.
  • Fantasy -- is a fiction story where there is a struggle between good and evil. Things happen that couldn't happen in real life.
  • Conclusion -- is a decision you make after thinking about the details in what you read.
  • Fiction -- the story is made up - storybooks
  • Fables -- are short stories with animal characters that act like humans. There is a lesson or moral to be learned.
  • Fairy Tales -- Characters are make believe. There may be magic.
  • Skim -- is to read the first and last paragraphs, as well as to use headings, summaries, and other organizers as you move down the page.
  • Paraphrase -- is the restatement of a text or passage, using other words.
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