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

Island Ch. 5-9

  • abalone -- a type of seafood that comes from a pearly, ear-shaped shell
  • awl -- a pointed tool for making holes in wood or leather skins
  • slunk -- moved in a quiet, sneaky manner
  • stunted -- growth or development stopped
  • portioned -- separated into sections or parts
  • shrouded -- protected, like a screen over something
  • gorged -- ate too much like you were starved
  • headland -- a point of land usually high and with a sheer drop extending out into water
  • tuna -- type of fish from the ocean
  • meal -- ground grains, such as corn
  • anchored -- supported or secured so it won't move
  • lair -- den or shelter of a wild animal
  • trinkets -- small pieces of jewelry

Langston Vocabulary

  • cushion -- to lessen the force of something; to soften
  • branch -- one of an organization
  • housing project -- houses or apartments with low rent
  • reunion -- a gathering of members of a group or family who have been separated
  • present -- to share information in front of a group
  • piece -- a work of writing, art, or music
  • application -- a form you fill out to be approved
  • community -- a group of people who have something in common
  • council -- a group who makes decisions or solves problems

Looking for a Home

  • elderly -- older; in one's later years of life
  • determined -- set or fixed in one's mind; firm
  • select -- to choose
  • orphanage -- a temporary shelter for children without parents
  • bitter -- showing pain or grief
  • panicked -- acted as if it were an emergency without having real cause
  • matron -- a woman in charge of others
  • awe -- a feeling of wonder
  • horrified -- filled with horror or shock
  • suspicious -- not trusting someone
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