Mrs. Laswell

School:Howard Roosa Elementary
Location:Evansville Indiana

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

Sarah Plain and Tall

  • conch --
  • hitch --
  • pesky -- to cause trouble or to bother
  • buzzard --
  • feisty -- lively, or frisky
  • reins -- straps attached to a bridle to control or guide a horse
  • conch --
  • hearthstones -- stone flooring laid in front of a fireplace
  • eerie --
  • bonnet --
  • flax --
  • collapse --
  • hearthstone --
  • holler -- to gripe, complain or yell out
  • bonnet --
  • peering -- to look long and hard in wonder or surprise
  • squawk -- to show dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment (complain)
  • collapse --
  • pungent -- when something has a strong taste or smell
  • dusk --
  • wretched -- miserable or unfortunate
  • fetch --
  • clatter --
  • gully --
  • windbreak -- a shelter or protection from the wind
  • dune --
  • squall -- a sudden, violent wind that usually brings rain, snow, or sleet with it
  • clatter --
  • flax -- a plant with blue flowers and long leaves that produces oil and fiber
  • eerie -- strange and frightening
  • dune --
  • bonnet -- a baby’s or woman’s hat, tied with strings under the chin
  • feisty --
  • buzzard --
  • gleams --
  • shuffling -- moving back and forth from one place to another without lifting your feet

Sarah Plain and Tall 2

  • mica -- a colored mineral that has crystallized and can break into very thin layers
  • paddock --
  • plow -- to turn over soil using a piece of farm equipment pulled by an animal or a tractor
  • primly --
  • roamer -- a person or animal that wanders around with no particular destination or purpose
  • reins --
  • fetch -- to go after and bring back something or somebody
  • shingles --
  • sputter -- to make popping, spitting, or coughing noises
  • squall --
  • killdeer -- a type of bird with a black chest
  • mica --
  • paddock -- an enclosed field or area where horses can graze or exercise
  • plow --
  • rascal --
  • primly -- in a formal and proper way
  • scuttling --
  • hitch -- to join something to a vehicle
  • sputter --
  • tumbleweed -- a bushy plant in western North America that dries up in the fall, breaks off from its roots, and blows around in the wind
  • killdeer --
  • whicker -- a horse’s whinny or neigh
  • pesky --
  • scuttling -- a quick shuffling pace
  • pungent --
  • rascal -- a mischievous person or animal
  • roamer --
  • gully -- a long, narrow ravine or ditch
  • sly --
  • squint -- to nearly close one’s eyes in order to see better

sarah Plain and Tall 3

  • sputter --
  • whicker --

Sarah Plain and Tall 3

  • buzzard -- a large bird of prey, similar to a vulture, with a hooked beak and long, sharp claws
  • conch -- the spiral-shaped shell of a marine animal
  • shingles -- thin, flat pieces of wood or other material used to cover outside walls or roofs

sarah Plain and Tall 3

  • tumbleweed --
  • wretched --

Sarah Plain and Tall 3

  • gleams -- shines
  • collapse -- to fall down suddenly from weakness
  • dusk -- the time of day after sunset when it is nearly dark

sarah Plain and Tall 3

  • squint --
  • windbreak --

Sarah Plain and Tall 3

  • clatter -- to bang together noisely
  • dune -- a sand hill made by the wind near the ocean or a large lake or in a desert
  • sly -- crafty, cunning, secretive
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