5th Grade Computers

School:Kahler Middle
Location:Dyer IN

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

Computer Vocabulary

  • Font -- A particular sort of lettering (on the screen or on paper). Arial is an example. Times New Roman is another.
  • QWERTY -- The first 6 letters on English-language keyboards.
  • Scanner -- Equipment for converting paper documents to electronic documents that can be used by a computer.
  • World Wide Web -- It lets you access millions of pages through a system of links.
  • Anti-Virus SW -- A program that finds and removes viruses from a computer.
  • E-mail -- Messages sent from one computer to another. You can see this on the screen or print it out.
  • OperatingSystem -- The basic software that manages a computer.
  • ROM -- This is for information needed by the PC and cannot be changed.
  • Windows -- An operating system used by the majority of PCs.
  • CPU -- Central Processing Unit. This is a PC's heart or 'brains'.
  • Icon -- A small image or picture on a computer screen that is a symbol for folders, disks, peripherals, programs etc.
  • RAM -- The main memory used while the PC is working and is temporary.
  • Virus -- A small, unauthorized program that can damage a PC.
  • Program -- Software that operates a PC and does various things, such as writing text (word-processing program), keeping accounts (accounts program) and drawing pictures (graphics program).
  • Browser -- A program like Netscape or Internet Explorer. You use it to view or browse the Internet.
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