Brown Bears

School:Brown Middle School
Location:Forney Texas

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

Before and After A

  • anteroom -- waiting room
  • posthaste -- rapidly, with great speed
  • aftermath -- what happens as a consequence of a disater or misfortune
  • antecedent -- an event or thing that comes before another
  • posterity -- those who come after; future generations
  • afterglow -- a pleasant feeling after a satisfying experience
  • afterthought -- a thought coming later or too late
  • postdate -- to put a later date than the current one on a check, letter, envelope or other document
  • aftereffect -- a delayed effect
  • aftertaste -- a taste left in the mouth after the substance which caused it is no longer there

Before and After B

  • postlude -- piece of music played at the end of a ceremony or composition
  • precook -- to cook in advance
  • prepackage -- to wrap before it goes to market
  • preview -- to look at in advance
  • precedent -- something that can be used as an example later
  • prelude -- a piece of music that comes at the beginning of a ceremony or composition
  • prevent -- to keep from happening
  • postscript -- a short message added to a letter that has already been signed
  • preempt -- to appropriate or seize beforehand, to replace
  • pretext -- a false reason used to hide a true one

On the Road Again A

  • causeway -- an elevated road, often one that runs over water or marshland
  • collide -- to crash into
  • efficient -- acting or producing an outcome with minimal waste of time, energy, or expense
  • carload -- the amount carried by a freight car
  • circumvent -- to go around; bypass
  • economical -- inexpensive; avoiding waste
  • carburetor -- the part of an engine in which fuel is mixed with air so it will burn effectively
  • chauffeur -- a paid driver
  • destination -- the place toward which one is traveling
  • accelerate -- to increase speed

On the Road Again B

  • veer -- to suddenly change direction
  • mileage -- the number of miles a car will travel on a gallon of gas
  • rig -- a large truck with special equipment
  • various -- numerous; of many kinds
  • lubricate -- to apply oil or grease
  • radiator -- the cooling system of a car's engine
  • transient -- temporary; passing through
  • haul -- to cart or transport
  • profitable -- resulting in monetary gain
  • suburban -- lying immeditely outside a city

Seaworthy A

  • breakwater -- a wall or barrier that breaks the force of waves to protect a harbor or beach
  • gulf -- a portion of the sea partly surrounded by land
  • hoist -- to raise or lift
  • mariner -- a sailor, especially one helps navigate the ship
  • afloat -- able to stay up in the water; not sinking
  • frigate -- a fast naval vessel
  • herring -- a saltwater fish used for food
  • lofty -- very high
  • coastline -- the outline of the land where it meets the sea
  • heron -- a long-legged water bird
  • keel -- a piece running lengthwise under the center of a boat to keep it from blowing sideways

Up in the Air A

  • commercial -- having to do with business
  • hangar -- a building used for storing or repairing airplanes
  • aerial -- in or from the air
  • cockpit -- the front part of an airplane where the pilot sits
  • descend -- to go down from a higher to a lower place
  • abrupt -- sudden
  • cargo -- freight carried by an airplane
  • decrease -- to make less; to lower
  • maintenance -- the action of keeping in good condition or preserving
  • altitude -- height above sea level or the earth's surface

Up in the Air B

  • queasy -- nauseated
  • simulate -- to act like; to imitate
  • terminal -- the building at the point where planes arrive and depart
  • propel -- to cause to move forward
  • serene -- calm; peaceful
  • taxi -- to move slowly along the ground
  • navigate -- to plan and/or control the course of
  • retractable -- able to be drawn in
  • squadron -- a group of eight or more airplanes that fly together
  • turbulent -- stormy and unsettled
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