Build an Escape Room

Have you ever played an escape room? An escape room is a game where you are locked into a room or an area alone or with other people. The goal is to try and escape by solving puzzles and riddles and by executing assignments. Sometimes these are puzzles in a secret language (also called cryptography). Then you first have to find the ‘key’ to unlock the secret code. In this series you are going to discover 3 secret languages first that you can then use to build an escape room yourself!

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Missions

Introduction

In this series you are going to discover 3 secret languages first that you can then use to build an escape room yourself!

Mission 1 – Encrypt and decrypt messages

In this mission you are going to discover 3 secret languages that you can use to send secret messages to your friends!

Mission 2 – Build Your Escape Room

In this mission you are going to make encrypted messages yourself that someone else has to try and decipher. You will build your own escape room.

Conclusion

In these missions you have learned a number of encryption methods and used them to encrypt messages.

This series is based on the Dutch lesson materials “The Boss On The Internet (Cryptokids)” by Waag, Bits of Freedom and Netwerk Democratie. This series is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.”


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