School:Ira Jones
Location:Plainfield IL

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

Wordly Wise 2

  • inventory -- a list of possesions or goods
  • surmise -- to suppose something without sufficient evidence; a guess
  • clad -- clothed or covered
  • dehydrate -- to remove water from
  • endeavor -- to attmep earnestly
  • gruesome -- causing shock or horror
  • succumb -- to give up or give in to
  • abraision -- wearing away or rubbing away by friction
  • cursory -- done in a hurry with little attention to detail
  • electrify -- to wire or equip with electric power
  • grimace -- To make a face expressing feelings of pain, disgust, or contempt
  • simulate -- to take on the qualities of another; to imitate
  • corroborate -- to provide evidence to make more certain
  • derive -- to take or receive from a source
  • gingerly -- cautious; very careful

Wordly Wise 3

  • encompass -- to enclose or encircle
  • anthology -- a collection of writings such as songs, stories, or poems
  • recur -- to happen again
  • pivot -- a small bar or rod on which something else turns
  • imperative -- urgent; pressing
  • extricate -- to free from a difficult or tangled situation
  • conjecture -- a conclusion based on guesswork with no evidence
  • prevalent -- commonly occuring; widley practiced
  • instill -- to introduce gradually in order to establish securely
  • generation -- one step in a line of decent of a family
  • disposition -- a person's usual mood
  • anonymous -- an unknown source or unrevealed name
  • spontaneous -- unplanned
  • modify -- to make less extreme or severe
  • guile -- trickery; fooling someone

Wordly Wise 4

  • sage -- having wisdom and good judgement
  • amiss -- out of order; wrong
  • haunt -- to stay in one's mind continually
  • irascible -- quick tempered; irritable
  • reverberate -- to be repeated in a series of echoes or vibrations
  • tremulous -- trembling; shaking; fearful
  • affable -- pleasant; approachable
  • entreat -- to beg
  • interminable -- endless; without end
  • recluse -- a person who lives apart from society and often alone
  • tirade -- a long angry speech
  • abhor -- to shrink from in disgust; to detest
  • despondent -- depressed from loss of hope or confidence; discouraged
  • impel -- to urge; drive or propel
  • profound -- intense; deeply felt

Wordly Wise 5

  • serene -- calm and untroubled; peaceful
  • audacious -- willing to take risks; daring
  • depict -- to give a picture of; to describe
  • lackadaisical -- showing little spirit or enthusiams
  • profusion -- a plentiful supply; a generous amount
  • rebuke -- to criticize strongly; to reprimand
  • concientious -- careful; thorough
  • inkling -- suspicion, vague idea
  • pilfer -- to steal repeatedly small amounts or things that are of little value
  • rankle -- to cause continuing anger or irritation
  • slovenly -- untidy; carelessly done
  • confiscate -- to take possession of by force
  • embark -- to go on board a ship or airplane at the start of a voyage
  • mutiny -- deliberate refusal to obey orders given by those in command
  • prudent -- very careful; showing wisdom

Wordly Wise 6

  • swelter -- to suffer from or to be overcome by great heat
  • apprehend -- to arrest
  • bizarre -- out of the ordinary
  • dissension -- difference of opinion; disagreement
  • interrogate -- to ask questions of
  • shackle -- a ring or band put around the arm or leg to prevent movement
  • anarchy -- total absence of government
  • assimilate -- to absorb into a population
  • conspire -- to plan together secretly to do something wrong or illegal
  • imminent -- about to happen; likely to occur in the near future
  • meticulous -- extremely careful
  • arraign -- to bring before a court to face charges
  • calamity -- an event that causes great suffering and harm; disaster
  • elapse -- to pass or slip by
  • lionize -- to treat as a celebrity

Wordly Wise 7

  • condescend -- to lower oneself to a position one considers inferior
  • deluge -- a downpour of rain; a flood
  • fanfare -- a sounding of trumpets or other brass instruments
  • mettle -- courage to bear up under difficult circumstances; spirit
  • replica -- a copy or reproduction
  • colleague -- an associate or coworker of similar status
  • daunt -- to discourage or intimidate
  • dub -- to give a nickname
  • inane -- empty; shallow or silly
  • protract -- to draw out or lengthen
  • claustrophobic -- an abnormal fear of narrow, enclosed spaces
  • contingent -- depending on something else
  • dispel -- to clear away; to remove or get rid of
  • fledgling -- a young bird learning to fly
  • negligible -- small and inimportant; not worth noticing
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