Mrs. Turner's Intervention


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

5th grade List 1

  • escalate -- to increse in extent, volume or scope : expand
  • gorge -- a narrow passage: to eat greedily
  • banquet -- a formal dinner for many people often in honor of someone
  • decline -- to slope downward: to show unwillingness to accept
  • feeble -- lacking in strenghth or endurance: not forceful or loud: weak
  • absurd -- completely unreasonable or untrue: ridiculous
  • cautious -- careful in regards to danger
  • frigid -- freezing cold : not friendly
  • hearty -- wholehearted sincere: enthusiastically friendly: good health
  • abolish -- to do away with completely: put to an end
  • bland -- having soft and soothing qualites: not irritating: gentle

5th Grade list 2

  • revert -- to come or go back
  • taunt -- to provoke or challenge in a mocking or insulting manner
  • immense -- very great in size or amount
  • mischief -- injury: harm: a person or animal who causes injury or harm
  • navigate -- to travel by water: to sail over, on or through
  • preserve -- to keep or save from injury
  • sever -- to put or keep apart: to cut off or through
  • identical -- being one and the same: exactly alike or equal
  • luxurious -- something desirable but costly or hard to get
  • nonchalant -- having a confident or easy manner
  • perish -- to pass away completely or become destroyed
  • saunter -- to walk along in an idle or leisurely manner
  • jubilation -- an act of rejoicing
  • negative -- marked by denial, prohibition, or refusal: not positive or helpful
  • obsolete -- no longer in use

5th Grade vocabulary 3

  • infer -- to arrive at as a conclusion : to read between the lines
  • withdraw -- to take back or away: draw away
  • compassion -- sorry or pity cause by the suffering or misfortune of another
  • guardian -- one that guards
  • monarch -- a person who reigns over a kingdom or empire
  • reassure -- to assure again: free from fear
  • budge -- to change place or position: move or shift
  • translate -- to change from one form, place or state to another
  • evade -- to get away from or avoid by skill or trickery
  • illuminate -- to supply with light
  • pardon -- the excusing of an offense without a penalty
  • anxious -- afraid or nervous about what might happen
  • visual -- of or relating to or used in vision: something that appeals to the sight
  • debate -- verbal argument
  • hazy -- unclearness of mind :partly hidden or darkened by or as if by haze

5th grade vocabulary 4

  • concept -- something conceived in the mind : thought or notion
  • ample -- generous in size, scope or capacity
  • awkward -- lacking in skill and flexibility: not graceful : clumsy : embarrassing
  • dynamic -- of or relating to physical force or energy
  • deprive -- to take something away : to stop from having something
  • companion -- one that often accompanies another : friend
  • fertile -- producing vegetation or crops plentifully: rich
  • enthusiastic -- filled with or marked by excitement
  • strategy -- careful plan or method
  • beverage -- a liquid for drinking
  • dedicate -- to set apart for some purpose
  • meager -- having little : thin : lacking in richness
  • durable -- able to last a long time
  • manageable -- to keep under control
  • accomplish -- to bring to a successful finish

5th Grade vocabulary 5

  • suspend -- to force to give up a position for a time: to stop or do away with for a time
  • apparent -- open to view : visible
  • detect -- to discover the nature, existance or presence of
  • intense -- existing in extreme degree
  • reliable -- fit to be trusted
  • slither -- to slide or cause to slide on
  • abuse -- to use wrongly : improper treatment
  • challenge -- to order to stop and prove identity: to object to as bad : to invite or dare
  • gigantic -- being beyond the ordinary or expected (in size)
  • pedestrian -- a person who is walking : not interesting : ordinary
  • common -- relating or belonging to or used by everybody : widespread or general
  • bungle -- to act, do, make, or work badly
  • edible -- fit or safe to be eaten
  • myth -- a legend often describing the adventure of superhuman beings
  • seldom -- not often
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