Mrs. Piechocki's Fourth Grade

School:St. Pius
Location:Southgate MI

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

Unit C Chapter 2

  • erosion -- the process by which wind and moving water carry away bits of rock
  • streak -- the color of the powder left behind when you when you rub a mineral against a white tile called a streak plate
  • rock -- a material made up of one or more minerals
  • metamorphic roc -- a rock changed by heat or pressure, but not completely melted
  • rock cycle -- the slow, never-ending process of rock changes
  • mineral -- a natural, solid material with particles arranged in a repeating pattern
  • luster -- a way that the surface of a mineral reflects light
  • sedimentary roc -- a rock formed by layers of sediments squeezed and stuck together over a long time
  • weathering -- the process by which rocks are broken down into smaller pieces
  • hardness -- a mineral's ability to resist beng scratched
  • igneous rock -- a rock that forms when completely melted rock hardens

Unit D Chapter 3

  • solar system -- a group of objects in space that move around a central star
  • asteroid -- a small rocky object that moves around the sun
  • axis -- an imaginary line which runs through both poles of a planet
  • gas giant -- The planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune which are large spheres made up mostly of gases
  • constellation -- the pattern formed by a group of stars in the sky
  • planet -- a large object that moves around a star
  • orbit -- the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves around a second object
  • outer planet -- the planets farthest from the Sun; Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto
  • space probe -- a space vehicle that carries cameras, instruments, and other research tools
  • star -- a huge, burning sphere of gases; for example, the sun
  • comet -- a small mass of dust and ice that orbits the sun in a long, oval shaped path
  • inner planet -- the planets closest to the sun; Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars
  • telescope -- a device people use to observe distant objects with their eyes

Unit E Chapter 2 Science

  • temperature -- a measure of the average energy of motion of the particles in matter
  • convection -- the transfer of thermal energy by particles of a liquid or gas moving from one place to another
  • fuel -- a material that can burn
  • thermal energy -- the energy of the motion of particles in matter
  • conduction -- the transfer of thermal energy caused by particles of matter bumping into eachother
  • infrared rad. -- the bundles of light energy that transfer heat
  • energy -- the ability to cause a change
  • heat -- the transfer of thermal energy from one piece of matter to another
  • radiation -- the bundles of energy that move through matter and through empty space
  • solar energy -- the energy given off by the sun
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