Mrs. Ekstrom's third grade

School:Bob Callies Elementary
Location:Garrison ND

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

A Carousel of Dreams

  • declared -- said firmly or with authority
  • pride -- feeling of satisfaction in doing something well
  • powered -- something that is supplied with a power of energy
  • artist's -- belonging to the artist
  • existed -- anything that once could be found

Beatrice's Goat

  • yearned -- to do something you wanted to do very much
  • sturdy -- strong
  • gift -- something that is given to someone on a special occasion or as a thank you
  • produce -- making something
  • kindhearted -- person that cares for others
  • tend -- taking care of things
  • schoolhouse -- building used for school

boom town

  • grumbled -- complaining in a low voice
  • wailed -- cried out with a loud sound
  • sidewalks -- paths placed next to a road
  • blossomed -- a person or business that grows and develops
  • traders -- people who buy or sell things or exchange one thing for another
  • lonesome -- missing someone or something


  • ingredient -- one of the parts of a mixture
  • masterpiece -- is a great work or a very good example of something
  • tasty -- having good flavor
  • magnificent -- something that is very beautiful or wonderful
  • recipes -- lists of ingredients and directions for making food

Jones Family Express

  • package -- something placed in a box or wrapped in paper
  • aisles -- areas between shelves at a store
  • annual -- something that happens once a year
  • politely -- having good manners
  • innocent -- someone who does no harm or is not guilty
  • expensive -- something that costs a lot
  • wrapping -- covering something
  • potential -- capable of becoming something

Multiples of 7

  • 12x7 -- 84
  • 2x7 -- 14
  • 5x7 -- 35
  • 8x7 -- 56
  • 11x7 -- 77
  • 1x7 -- 7
  • 4x7 -- 28
  • 7x7 -- 49
  • 10x7 -- 70
  • 0x7 -- 0
  • 3x7 -- 21
  • 6x7 -- 42
  • 9x7 -- 63

Seven Spools of Thread

  • purchased -- something you got by paying money
  • beamed -- shining brightly
  • fabric -- cloth that is used for making clothes
  • possessions -- things people own
  • quarreling -- having an argument
  • argued -- disagree loudly with someone

The Printer

  • escape -- to get away
  • image -- picture in your mind
  • numb -- a person who is unable to move or feel
  • shuddered -- people who shake or tremble from fear
  • screamed -- crying out loudly from fear or excitement
  • fled -- running away from something
  • newspaper -- a set of papers that have news printed on them

What Do Illustrators Do?

  • style -- a particular way of doing something
  • suggestions -- when you offer ideas or plans
  • illustrate -- draw a picture to explain
  • sketches -- simple drawings that are done quickly
  • instance -- an example of something
  • textures -- the way something feels
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