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Set up a Google voice number.

Faketicketgene

Creates a fake novelty concert ticket

Ransomizor.com 

Makes ransom note

Fakereceipt.com

Creates fake store receipts

Fakephonet ext.com

https://ifaketextmessage.com/

Generates an iphone message conversation

http://www.abcya.com/decoder_puzzle.h

“Encrypts” a short message

spell out and make a note with a shortened URL link

Google Drawings to create puzzles

Ex: https://goo.gl/5XIORY

Google Sheets to "expose" hidden messages

Ex: bit.ly/ss-sss 

puzzlemaker.com

Creates multiple puzzle forms, including Fallen Phrases, hidden message word searches and more

thunk.com

Generations es “cipher-style” codes

myrebus.com

Turns phrases into picture puzzles pictures

https://www.optimalworkshop.com/optimalsort

Allows participants to sort “cards” into meaningful categories - results in a message at the end

https://blog.deck.toys/breakout-in-every-lesson/

Slide-deck (similar to Nearpod or Pear Deck) with “toys” for students practice

http://snotes.com/

Create hidden message circles that must be read at a specific angle

https://matchthememory.com

Just like the Memory game you remember, but it reveals an image at the end

https://www.google.com/maps/

Latitude/longitude, etc

http://www.jigsawplanet.com/

https://www.jigidi.com/ 

Makes any image into a jigsaw puzzle - you determine the number and shape of the pieces

http://morsecode.scphillips.com/translator.html

Generates and translates messages to/from Morse Code

http://binarytranslator.com/

Converts text to and from binary code

http://vocaroo.com/

Record and store audio messages

http://www.diffen.com/

Compare and contrast any two things

http://puzzles4you.blogspot.com/

Riddles and critical thinking puzzles

http://www.classtools.net/

A zillion or more different tools!

http://www.classtools.net/education-g2jSFQrqames-php/lights_out 

Lights out - upload an image, and hold a virtual match over it to reveal a picture (ex: http://www.classtools.net/widgets/lights_out_8/1msGt.htm)

http://www.braingle.com/

Brain teasers, riddles, trivia, brain exercises, games, and more

http://www.en.fliptext.net/

Write text upside down

http://www.placespotting.com/

Use Google Earth to find places in the world. Create your own quiz.

http://www.geogreeting.com/

Create messages using Google Earth images; screenshot them and save to the flash drive for an Earthly breakout! Ex: http://www.geogreeting.com/view.html?yroIUlBokuyEDUpkxCa

http://wigflip.com/screedbot/#

Write an animated scrolling message (save as a GIF)

http://wigflip.com/signbot/

Create a scrolling sign (save as GIF)

http://bighugelabs.com/

Make tons of cool stuff, from magazine covers to qa

http://www.addletters.com/

Make fake signs, newspaper articles, ransom notes, diplomas and more

https://www.barcodesinc.com/generator/index.php

Generate barcodes and qr codes from text

https://gweb-docs-bots-demo.appspot.com/

Write a message in a fake Google Doc and get collaborative responses from “celebs” of yore

Ex: https://goo.gl/fo0yLQ

http://talesofthings.com/

Add memories to physical objects to share with others.

http://photofunia.com/

Create your own images by inserting your photo into various images and scenes.

http://www.imagechef.com/

Create all kinds of cool stuff with words and photos

Ex: https://goo.gl/lCSxum

festisites.com

Names, poems, and instant creativity

http://returnflights.net/ or

http://omatic.musicairport.com/

Create fake airline tickets

https://media.giphy.com/media/l0HlMpjn9TEm416gg/giphy.gif

I don’t know yet, but I just love this so much! Maybe something on the word lock?!

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history 

Good site for date locks

https://codemoji.org/#/encrypt

code emoji

http://listverse.com/2012/03/13/10-codes-and-ciphers/

Codes and ciphers

https://boonjin.com/mystery-piano/

Create a piano puzzle with a hidden message

http://www.eyechartmaker.com/index.php 

Create a custom eye chart

http://www.fakewhats.com/

Create fake chats or emails

https://www.fodey.com/generators/newspaper/snippzet.asp 

Create fake newspaper clips/stories

https://www.riddles.com/

Riddles and brain teasers with answers

Code.org

Codes to tickle your brain!

Hide n See

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hide-n-see/id491689892?mt=8

Create Red Lens Reveal Images

Gum

Hide secrets within barcodes.  

Snotes

www.snotes.com 

A Snote is a fun, unique and creative way to deliver a secret message. Snotes come in all shapes, sizes and colors. You can make your Snote easy to read, or add extra layers of secrecy making it more difficult to decode. Learning to read Snotes takes a bit of practice, but once you know the secret, it’s easy.

Binary Decode http://www.roubaixinteractive.com/PlayGround/Binary_Conversion/Binary_To_Text.asp 

Decode/create binary messages.

www.thinfi.com or www.hidelinks.com

Password protect a link

http://www.mobilefish.com/services/wanted_poster/wanted_poster.php

Create a western or modern style wanted poster, or even a lost, missing, stolen, found or have you seen poster.

https://m.photofunia.com/

Create a million different images!

https://www.powtoon.com/online-presentation/gg1JBXpxQW5/mission-zombie-prevention/?mode=movie

Use Powtoon to create a Breakout clue or entry

http://www.indigoimage.com/secretmsg/

Secret message creator, including MAGIC INK

GROOVY GRIDS, FANCY FOLDING, COSMIC COLORS, and MASK LETTERS

http://www.braingle.com/brainteasers/codes/scytale.php

Create a scytale (a cylinder of a specific diameter around which a strip of paper is wrapped) or any number of other cypher codes.

http://royalbaloo.com/multiplication-code-breaker/

Multiplication code breaker

http://dollarstorecrafts.com/2012/05/man-crafts-secret-postcard-decoder/

Create a postcard decoder

http://www.altairva-fs.com/training/ava_training_atc.htm

Aviation phonetic alphabet

http://www.simonemadeit.com/secret-codes-for-kids-top-secret-messages/

Numerous codes and ciphers

https://puzzlersworld.com/picture-puzzles/three-squares-not-linked-to-others/

This is an inspiring kind of visual puzzle!

http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2013/03/wonderful-free-templates-to-create.html

Create newspapers using this Word template

http://www.puzzles.com/

A ton of different options!

http://www.mrfloresreads.info/resources/math/secretmessage/

Generate your Own “Hidden Message” Math Practice Sheets

https://www.discoveryeducation.com/free-puzzlemaker/ 

  Generates a word search with a hidden message.  

https://www.festisite.com/rebus/ 

Rebus generator

http://app.wizer.me/ 

Create beautiful interactive worksheets.  (matching, sorting, multiple choice, diagrams\Z )

http://breakyourownnews.com/ 

Create an image that mimics breaking news on a broadcast with a customized tagline

https://justpaste.it/

Share text, pictures, video, and audio with others quickly and easily.  JustPasteIt creates a short URL that can be shared with anyone!

       

www.matchthememory.com                                Create your own Memory game