Episode 15 - Tips for Teaching

by Pub Meeple | Pub Meeple Podcast

Hello, and welcome to the Pub Meeple Podcast! Join us as we provide some tips for teaching games. We cover how to prepare to teach, what to do when it is teaching time, and even some tips for during and after the game. Much of this is based on the Tips for Teaching article on the site.

Then stick around until the end of the episode to hear some of our stories of teaching failures and what we learned from them.

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Show Notes:

TIME – TOPIC:

0:00 – Introduction
0:49 – Our Brews
5:00 – What we have been playing
16:15 – Teaching games

  • 17:54 – Preparing to teach
  • 30:53 – Teaching time
  • 45:44 – Game time
  • 50:57 – After the game

52:45 – Our teaching fails

LINKS:

 Tips for Teaching Article

GAMES DISCUSSED:

Blitz Bowl
Catan
Downforce
Fireball Island
Magic the Gathering
Monopoly Gamer Mario Kart
Star Wars Rebellion
Twilight Imperium 4th Edition

OUR BREWS:

 Just Bryan – New Belgium Fat Tire
Gary – Stella Artois
Shuck – Ommegang Three Philosophers
Proper Brian – Topo Chico – Twist of Lime