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

Writing Terms

  • alliteration -- the repeating of beginning consonant sounds as in “creamy and crunchy.”
  • simile -- compares two different things using like or as. ex. Red as a rose. Light as a feather. Swam like a fish.
  • idiom -- A phrase or expression which means something different from what the words actually say. Ex. Fran always wants the finest, most expensive things. Was she born with a silver spoon in her mouth? Or B
  • oxymoron -- a literary technique in which two contradictory words come together for a special effect. Ex. Jumbo shrimp, inside out, tight slacks, original copy, old news, small fortune, random order.
  • allusion -- in literature is a reference to a well-known person, place, thing, or event.
  • personification -- a form of figurative language in which an idea, object, or animal is given the characteristics of a person. ex. Hector's pimple curls up like it wants to ram into something. (Or) The tree branches w
  • irony -- using a word or phrase to mean the exact opposite of its normal meaning. Ex.“My favorite pastime is cleaning my room.”
  • hyperbole -- an exaggeration or overstatement used for emphasis. ex. “My dad had a bird when he saw my grades.”
  • metaphor -- compares two different things without using a word of comparison such as like or as. ex. The ferocious-looking pimple was a rhino horn that hurt half of Hector's head. (Or) The substitute teacher w
  • exaggeration -- stretching the truth. ex. A character frightened by a barking dog might say, “I thought that dog was going to bite my leg off!”
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Teachers, Parents, Anyone! The time has finally come. You can now create your own class page and game content for our games! Create vocabulary lists and math problems for pinball or word lists for word search. Your vocabulary lists will automatically show in Word Find as well. It is easy! Just create a login, add your class page detail, and create lists! Your lists will automatically show up in the games!
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