Life Skills

Dungeons & Dragons: Character Creation and Basic Mechanics for Beginners (D&D)

In this one-time class, learners will dive into character creation and basic mechanics that they need in order to play Dungeons and Dragons.
33 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 1 learner
Class

55 minutes

per class

Meets once

9-14

year olds

1-6

learners per class

per learner

How does aOne-Timeclass work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

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Available Times

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Wed May 25

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Wednesday
8pm - 8:55pm
2 learners enrolled
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Mon May 30

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Monday
8pm - 8:55pm
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Tue May 31

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Tuesday
4:30pm - 5:25pm
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Wed Jun 1

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Wednesday
1pm - 1:55pm
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Fri Jun 3

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Friday
6:30pm - 7:25pm
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Sat Jun 4

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Tue Jun 21

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Thu Jun 23

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Thu Jun 30

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1:30pm - 2:25pm
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Fri Jul 1

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6:30pm - 7:25pm
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Sat Jul 2

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Saturday
2pm - 2:55pm
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Mon Jul 4

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Monday
3pm - 3:55pm
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5:30pm - 6:25pm
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Thu Jul 7

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Wed Jul 13

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Mon Jul 18

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Thu Jul 21

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Fri Jul 22

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Mon Jul 25

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Fri Jul 29

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Wed Aug 3

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Sat Aug 6

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2:30pm - 3:25pm
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Description

Class Experience

Students will learn how to create characters in Dungeons and Dragons, as well as learn the basic mechanics they need in order to start playing in an adventure.  Dungeons and Dragons includes cooperative puzzles and adventures to improve their story-telling, character building, social and critical thinking skills.  
I am an experienced DM who has guided many beginner and advanced players through learning the basics of Dungeons and Dragons.
Optional homework to create a character on their own after class
 3 files available upon enrollment
-A free DND Beyond Account created & signed in -Printed D&D Character sheet if your learner would like to fill their sheet out by hand (provided and optional) -Pencil (if they are filling the sheet out by hand) -D&D Player Handbook (provided and optional, but will be referenced. No need to print)
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Please be aware: table-top RPGs are full of surprises and improvisation.  They may be rated PG due to fantasy violence, magic, scary themes.  I will be keeping the game as family friendly as possible but there will be fantastic battles and possible character injuries.

 I will be directing them to D&D Beyond and DND 5e Wikidot to assist in creating a character, which are free and safe resources for D&D players.
We will refer to the D&D Player handbook, which I will provide a copy of.  I will be directing them to D&D Beyond and DND 5e Wikidot to assist in creating a character, which are free and safe resources for D&D players.

Teacher

Jessica Curtis- B.A. English & D&D DM
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Fiction writer, anime lover, gamer and passionate teacher.
33 total reviews
49 completed classes

About Me

Hi, my name is Jessica, or Mrs. Jessica. I am from Kentucky in the USA. I have a passion for creative writing and imagining new worlds! I will be teaching different genres of creative writing, mostly based around fantasy themes, horror and science... 
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