5th Grade Social Studies

School:Pine Crest
Location:Ft. Lauderdale FL

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


  • resources -- things used to make goods and services
  • earn -- to receive money for doing work
  • currency -- paper money that is used by a country
  • scarcity -- when there is not enough for all who want it
  • services -- activities that can satisfy people's wants
  • money -- a good used to buy other goods and services
  • save -- to keep money to spend later
  • income -- amount of money you earn or receive from different sources
  • needs -- things you must have to live
  • goods -- things that can satisfy people's wants
  • barter -- to trade goods and services without using money
  • spend -- to use money to buy goods and services
  • price -- the amount that people pay when they buy a good or service
  • wants -- things people like and desire
  • choice -- to make a decision


  • producers -- people who use resources to make goods and services
  • markets -- a place where buyers and sellers exchange goods and services
  • entrepreneur -- person who takes the risk of producing a product or starting a business
  • bank -- a business that provides money services
  • withdrawal -- money taken out of a bank account
  • consumers -- people who buy and/or use goods and services to satisfy wants
  • economics -- study of the production, consumption, and distribution of goods and services
  • costs/benefits -- the bad and good points related to making a good decision
  • deposit -- money put into a bank account
  • incentive -- something that influences the behavior of people
  • employment -- an occupation by which a person earns a living
  • trade-offs -- when you choose to get less of one thing in order to get more of something else
  • profit -- the money a business makes after it pays production costs
  • account -- a record of money deposited or withdrawn from a bank
  • interest -- payments made for the use of money


  • supply -- the amount producers are able and willing to produce and sell at all possible prices at a given time
  • shortage -- having fewer goods, services, or resources available than you want
  • imports -- the goods and services that consumers in one nation buy from sellers in other nations
  • credit -- a promise of payment at a future time in return for goods and services now
  • taxes -- required money paid to the government by individuals and businesses that are used to provide goods and services
  • competition -- methods used by businesses to gain more customers and earn higher profits
  • loss -- the money a business loses after it pays production costs
  • budget -- a plan showing how income is to be spent
  • invest -- to use money to gain a profit
  • demand -- the amount that consumers are able and willing to buy at all possible prices at a given time
  • finance -- the management of money
  • exports -- the goods and services that producers in one nation sell to buyers of other nations
  • debit -- money owed on an account
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