Option 1: Quick & Easy
Edit the terms in the boxes below then click the generate button. You can separate terms with commas or line breaks. Bookmark the resulting page (Ctrl + D) to re-use it.
Option 2: Google Sheets
Step 1: Modify the Google Spreadsheet Template
- Make a copy of this template. (You'll need to sign-in with your Google account.)
- Edit the Puzzle terms.
- Use as many terms as you wish
- Terms will be randomly shuffled and presented sequentially.
- The list will start over once all the terms have been played.
- Optional: Edit the Hint terms.
- Select the style of game from the options in cell A2.
- Add a title or theme for your game by changing the name of the worksheet (at the bottom).
- Do not edit any cell with a blue background.
Step 2: Publish Your Spreadsheet
- Go to File, Publish to the Web
, then click Publish.
Step 3: Get Your Flippity.net Link
- Click on the Get the Link Here tab of the template (at the bottom).
- Click on the Flippity.net link to view your game.
Step 4: Bookmark and Share
- Bookmark the page to find it again quickly.
- Share the Flippity.net link with anyone you want to play.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does this work?
- Use as many terms as you wish.
- Terms are randomly shuffled and presented sequentially until all all have been used.
- There are four game modes:
- Snowman allows six guesses.
- Flower Power allows seven guesses.
- Bomb Squad allows eight guesses.
- Apple Picking allows nine guesses.
- (Students do not have the option of changing this setting.)
Is there anything I should know about special letters and characters?
- All puzzles and guesses are automatically switched to uppercase.
- Puzzles may include multiple words separated by spaces.
- The following characters will be revealed automatically when the puzzle loads: ().',-+=?!"
- Any other characters, including non-English characters, may be used in puzzles but players will need to be able to type them.
Can I use Multimedia for the Hints?
- Yes, just paste the appropriate URL in the cell. (You can have text or multimedia, but not both)
- Image: Paste the URL (address) of a picture you find on the web.
- YouTube: Paste the YouTube "Share" link → https://youtu.be/GFIvXVMbII0.
- EquatIO: Paste the URL of the equation → https://equatio-api.texthelp.com/svg/%5Cfrac%7B3%7D%7Bx-2%7D
- Desmos: Paste the URL of the graph → https://www.desmos.com/calculator/sycumu9ek9.
- Vocaroo: Paste the URL of the recording → https://vocaroo.com/i/s0hjIx1Etnc9.