Frederick's Literary Terms

School:Calera Jr. High
Location:3rd & Ryan

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

Poetic Devices

  • imagery -- creates a picture using your five senses
  • nouns -- person, place, thing, or idea
  • mood -- feeling of the story sad happy
  • metaphor -- figure of speech in which things are compared without using like or as
  • onomatopoeia -- words that sound like objects they refer to buzz, tap
  • adjective -- describing words
  • irony -- sarcasm, witty language used to convey insults or scorn
  • foreshadow -- details leading up to the climax or events about to happen
  • Simile -- figure of speech in which things are compared using like or as
  • personification -- a figure of speech that gives aminmals humanlike characteristics
  • concrete poem -- takes the shape of the subject
  • folktale -- traditional stories
  • dialect -- language that portrays a specific group of people (hicks)
  • Rhyme -- words that have the same ending sound
  • alliteration -- repetition of same beginning sound; Patty Picked Pickles
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