Trailside 3rd 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

3rd Grade Vocabulary

  • multiplication -- a mathematical operation that uses repeated addition
  • minimum -- the smallest number in a set of data
  • culture -- the arts, beliefs, and customs that make up a way of life for a group of people
  • state -- political and geographical division of country
  • hemisphere -- either of the halves into which the Earth's surface is divided by the equator or by the meridian
  • cycle -- a series of events taht is regularly repeated in the same order
  • median -- the middle number in a set of data when the numbers are put in order
  • maximum -- the largest number in a set of data
  • punctuation -- the use of periods, commas, and other marks to make the meaning of written or printed material clear
  • latitude -- a measure of distance north or south of the equator
  • economy -- the way a country or other place uses, or produces, natural resources, goods, and services
  • climate -- the usual weather a place has all year long including its average temperature, rainfall, and wind
  • area -- the amount of surface inside a shape
  • range -- the difference between the largest and the smallest numbers in a set of data
  • caption -- a title or explanation that goes with an illustration or photograph
  • longitude -- a measurement of distance east or west of the prime meridian
  • geography -- the study of earth, including its people, resources, climate, and physical features
  • Classify -- to place materials that share properties together in groups
  • prime meridian -- the line of longitude marked at zero degress from which other meridians are numbered
  • energy -- the ability to do work
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