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Indoor Scavenger Hunt

Bands: Years 7-8, 9-10

Duration: 30 mins - 1 hour

There is treasure hidden in the house. Solve the puzzles to find it.

In this activity, students solve seven puzzles to navigate their way around the house to find a hidden treasure. Puzzles are solved by applying a range of data representation, binary number, pixel graphic, morse code and simple cryptography skills.


Curriculum Concepts

Key concept

F-2 3-4 5-6 7-8 9-10
Digital systems
Data representation

Linked resources

Data Representation

Play with binary numbers, encrypt text, stylise images and make music using Python.

Data encryption

Learn how data is protected using encryption.