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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

Academic Word Study WL 4

  • Root Word: auto -- From the Latin meaning: “self”
  • clarify -- to make something clearer or easier to understand
  • correspond -- the parts or information in one relates to another.
  • element -- A basic usually important part or feature of a thing
  • emphasis -- Given special attention or importance
  • affect -- to do something that produces an effect or change in something
  • alternative -- A different idea, plan or thing that can be used instead
  • RtWd scrib/scip -- From the Latin meaning: “To write”
  • coordinate -- to make the parts of an activity work together well
  • proportion -- the size, amount, or importance relationship between two things

Academic Word Study WL1

  • context -- Things related to a thing, that helps you understand it
  • Root : philo/a -- From the Greek meaning: “love”
  • establish -- Start something meant to exist for a long time
  • approach -- A method of doing something
  • Root wd: poly -- From the Greek meaning: “many”
  • constitute -- The elements or parts that make-up a thing.
  • occur -- To happen or: to come to mind (“It occurs to me that…”)
  • Root wd: -ology -- From the Greek meaning “the study of”
  • analyze -- To examine or think about something carefully, in order to understand it.
  • indicate -- To show or to point out

Academic Word Study WL1x

  • occur --
  • -ology --
  • analyze --
  • indicate --
  • context --
  • philo /a --
  • establish --
  • approach --
  • poly- --
  • constitute --

Academic Word Study WL2

  • Interpret -- to explain the meaning of something
  • formula -- a method or set of principles used to solve a problem or to make sure that something is successful:
  • Root word: Bio -- From the Greek meaning: “life”
  • evident -- easy to see, notice, or understand
  • distribute -- to share things, especially in a planned way; to give out
  • create -- To make something exist, to invent or design something
  • section -- One of the parts that a thing is divided into
  • assess -- to make a judgment about a person or a situation after thinking careful thought
  • function -- the purpose that something has, or the job that someone or something does
  • Root wd: -graph -- From the Latin meaning: “To write or draw”

Academic Word Study WL3

  • equivalent -- having the same value, or purpose as another thing
  • implicate -- to show or suggest that someone is involved in a crime or dishonest act
  • Root Word: gen -- From the Latin meaning: “to give birth to, or race”
  • Hypothesis -- an idea used to explain something, but has not yet been proved to be true
  • implement -- to take action or make changes to put something into effect
  • connote -- Implied qualities beyond the dictionary meaning
  • annual -- happening once a year
  • decade -- a period of 10 years
  • Denote -- The dictionary meaning something
  • Root Wd: -cide -- From the Latin meaning: “to kill”

Academic Word Study WL5

  • imply -- to suggest that something is true, without saying it directly
  • transfer -- To move something or someone from one place to another
  • percent -- “Out of”, or “divided by” a hundred
  • conclude -- to make a judgment after considering all the information you have
  • consequent -- happening as a result of a particular event or situation
  • sufficient -- as much as is needed for a particular purpose
  • Rt Wd: -port -- From the Latin meaning: “carry”
  • assume -- to suggest that something is true, without saying it directly
  • justify -- To give a good and acceptable reason for
  • Rt Wd: Trans- -- From the Latin meaning: “across”
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