Dungeons and Dragons: Saltmarsh Ongoing Campaign

GM Dan - D&D and TTRPGs
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Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(36)
In this ongoing class, learners will explore the coastal region of Saltmarsh and deal with the factional infighting happening there.

Class experience

This class is taught in English.
Learners will learn the mechanics of Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition and experience the Lost Mine of Phandelver from the Starter Set. We will also cover some ancillary topics like table etiquette, teamwork, and collaboration. The goal is to allow learners to gain enough familiarity and experience with the rules and gameplay of D&D to be able to participate elsewhere on Outschool, at school, at clubs, at the local gamestore, with friends, at conventions, or wherever they might find a game. 
Homework Offered
Learners will need to work with the Dungeons and Dragons rules to update their character (level-up) between sessions. This can be done in 20-30 minutes and will happen intermittently throughout the campaign.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Grades Offered
Copies of presentations, session summaries, etc. will be provided in order to answer questions or address issues. 
Useful but not required:

In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Monsters and men working for evil exist as counterpoints to the heroes of the game. Violence is always an option in tabletop roleplaying games, but violence will not be graphically or disturbingly described. (E.g. 'your arrow strikes home' rather than some other more graphic description of carnage).  Safety tools will be provided and used so that we avoid sensitive or upsetting topics for your learner. 
All sources are helpful but none are required.

* D&D Player's Handbook (5th edition) or D&D Basic Rules (free at dnd.wizards.com) provide the backbone to the game.
* Ghosts of Saltmarsh is the primary source of the adventure.
* D&D Adventure 'Ghosts of Saltmarsh' - curriculum source (hardback and roll20 conversion)
* Music by BattleBards, Incompetech, Tabletop Audio and Lyre RPG music.

I may refer to other books in the D&D line as well (e.g. Dungeon Master's Guide, Monster Manual, etc.)

Meet the teacher

Star Educator
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(36)
Hello! My name is Daniel McVicker and I teach Tabletop Roleplaying Games (TTRPG) like Dungeons and Dragons to learners like you (or your learner)! 

D&D and TTRPGs can be a great way to learn and experience:

Group Class


1x per week
105 min

Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(3)
Completed by 21 learners
Live video meetings
Ages 10-13
2-6 learners per class

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