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Roleschooling: Character Development and Complications

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As a game master, as I see it, the major benefits of roleplaying games in general, and roleschooling in particular are A. the ability to adapt and customize your campaigns to suit your player characters in levels of both skill and engagement, as well as B. by choosing the type of role-play and storyline that best suits your group. […]

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Roleschooling: The Library – A Pre-Scription for Adventure

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One of the most intimidating barriers to roleplaying for both new and experienced gamemasters or narrators is coming up with the initial adventure plot and details, and then once you get going, keeping the players on track and progressing through the story. In good old-fashioned dungeon crawls or hack-n-slash fantasy adventures, it isn’t a major problem as there is […]

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RoleSchooling: Part One, The Concept

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RoleSchooling: The Secret Weapon That Should Be In Every Homeschooling Parent’s Toolbox One of the frequent problems I’ve encountered in homeschooling is creating and maintaining enthusiasm for subjects that aren’t inherently interesting to a given child. My daughter, for example, is really not overly fond of math, and despite his grammar skills, my son is less than thrilled about […]

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Troubleshooting Lithium Ion Battery Issues

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Or: With Great Complexity Comes Great Responsibility Modern lithium ion batteries (generally LiFePO4 based) are an interesting mix of being more complex and, simultaneously, simpler to use than conventional lead acid batteries (flooded, AGM, or gel batteries). They weigh a fraction the poundage of conventional batteries, store much more power, charge much faster, do not off-gas […]

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Replacing Halogen Lighting with LED Replacement Bulbs

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We’ve undertaken dozens of remodel and renovation projects on our 1998 Foretravel u320 4200 motorhome, but without a doubt, the single greatest bang for the buck has come from replacing the OEM halogen bulbs in the under cabinet lights with LED replacement bulbs.  If you are looking for a simple, easy upgrade that has both immediate and […]

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