School:Northeast Elementary
Location:Glenwood IA
Comments:This is a 1st grade vocabulary game

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

1st Grade Vocabulary

  • sparkled -- clear, bright and shiny
  • pail -- another word for bucket
  • mighty -- very strong, very big
  • riverbank -- the land around the side of a river
  • delicious -- tastes really good
  • twirl -- turn around and around quickly
  • dew -- small drops of water on the grass
  • prove -- to show that something is true
  • sobbed -- crying very hard
  • prance -- move with high quick steps
  • waterspout -- a pipe that carries water off a roof
  • flicked -- move with a short sudden movement
  • nearly -- almost but not quite
  • sighed -- taking a deep breath and letting it out
  • tangle -- twisted together in a messy way

1st grade vocabulary 2

  • camouflage -- a color or shape that makes something hard to see
  • tiny -- something that is very small
  • bait -- food you put on a hook or in a trap to catch other animals
  • soda -- pop
  • river -- a large amount of water flowing across land
  • chameleon -- a lizard with skin that changes colors
  • autumn -- the season between summer and winter
  • borrow -- to use and then give back
  • even -- a view or painted background in a play
  • plopped -- drop with a soft, gentle sound
  • remain -- to stay without changing
  • traveled -- to go from one place to another
  • fresh -- something that is newly made or is clean
  • wrinkled -- folds or lines in skin or clothes
  • nonsense -- something that is not true or silly

1st grade vocabulary 3

  • cocoon -- a cover a caterpillar builds around itself while turning into a butterfly
  • wiser -- someone who is smarter
  • starving -- very hungry
  • fantasy -- something make believe, not real
  • nibbled -- eat very small bites
  • skyscraper -- a very tall building in a city
  • salami -- a type of sausage
  • relatives -- members of your family
  • plenty -- a large amount or more than enough of something
  • vegetation -- plants, trees, and flowers
  • subway -- an underground railway
  • enormous -- a very large amount
  • fuzzy -- something that feels soft and furry
  • stared -- look at something for a long time
  • littered -- trash that is lying around
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