Make a Scavenger Hunt for your School Using QR Codes and Google Drive

How to create QR codes of photos around your school to create a Scavenger Hunt.

  1. Take a number of photos with your mobile phone.
  2. Open the Photos App (iPhone) and select them.
  3. Share/upload them to Google Drive. Link to Google Drive app in the App Store
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  4. Locate and choose a photo in Google Drive. Tap the “3 dots” menu and choose “Get Link” (this copies the photo’s Internet Address)
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  5. Open Qrafter (Link to the Qrafter App in the App Store).
  6. Tap “Create”
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  7. Scroll down and Tap “Clipboard Contents”
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  8. Dismiss the Advertisement (this is the price of using the free App)
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  9. Tap “Preview Content”
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  10. Tap “Create”
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  11. The resulting QR code will take people to the photo when they scan it with a QR Code reader. Click to see a list of the best QR Apps
  12. You can email the code to yourself so you can use it in a Word Document.
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  13. Take photos of different places throughout your school yard. People search for places shown in the QR photos. When they find a spot, they will be also find the QR code for the next spot on campus.
  14. Turn this into a game with clues and facts to collect. Fun!