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Connect with our twitter hashtag #WellPlayedU or our site wellplayedu.com

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@mrmatera

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Episodes

Episode 81 - Review Games that You Have Not Played

10/23/2018
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Episode 81 is here and I am pleased to say it is a great episode. @Mr_JSpike and I have some great review games for you to try for your next review day. So dive in and enjoy the show!

Duration:00:32:17

Episode 80 - Taking the #Five4Five Challenge

10/16/2018
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In this episode Seth Ponder (@SethPonder) and I talk about him tackling his first #Five4Five challenge. This is a great episode to inpsire you to pick up your own challenge and see where it will take you. Come join Seth and I as we journey on pushing ourselves to do our very best.

Duration:00:31:14

Episode 79 - Building a Culture of Gratitude

10/9/2018
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In this episode Jay Posick (@posickj) and I chat about the power of spreading gratitude throughout your school and life. This is a great episode filled with fantastic ideas to have you and your school culture changing for the better. Thanks for watching/listening to the 79th episode of Well Played!

Duration:00:31:36

Episode 78 - There are No Prerequisites for Play

10/2/2018
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Episode 78 is off with a bang and a bit of a bad connection, but the discussion was so rich with @MeehanEDU it had to be launched to you guys. I hope you all stick with it and enjoy!

Duration:00:30:06

Episode 77 - Leaping from Small Game to Year Long!

9/25/2018
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In this episode, Kim Snodgrass (@kimsnodgrass) and I are talking about moving her from one unit gamification to year long game. It is filled with all sorts of advice and is a fun episode to listen to. Enjoy and I know we both hope you start creating your unit that can turn into a year some day!

Duration:00:31:24

Episode 76 - Gamification of Elementary

9/18/2018
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In this episode, we have Carol McLaughlin (@missmac100) talking to us about how she has added gamifcation to her 2nd grade classroom. This is a wild ride and filled with some great starter tips. Sit back and relax!

Duration:00:30:22

Episode 75 - New Year New Mechanics (PART II)

9/11/2018
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We hit a milestone... Episode 75 is out and is another fantastic chat between myself and @HeckAwesome. This is the second part in our two part series as we chat about our new game mechanics! I hope you listen and learn with us. Check out the video on my YouTube channel. Youtube.com/MrMatera

Duration:00:35:04

Episode 66 - A Year In Review

7/10/2018
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Today we have a brand new guest to the show, Josh Stock. He is a 6th grade ELA teacher and he just finished up his first full year of gamification in his classroom. Plenty of tips are shared, this is a must listen to episode!

Duration:00:31:40

Episode 65 - Game Plan

7/3/2018
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Mr. Powley and I are discussing games for the beginner gamifier. Have a listen and hear so advice. This is a power packed episode filled with good info so be ready to take some notes.

Duration:00:33:35

Episode 64 - Gamification of Faith Education

6/26/2018
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This episode of #WellPlayed is a bit different. We are talking about gamification, but not in a traditional classroom. We are talking about using game mechanics in religious classes. There is something that we all can take away from this one as we all teach learners, and this episode shows that power. Enjoy the ride!

Duration:00:32:22

Episode 63 - Gamification of canned curriculum

6/19/2018
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We call it Chicken of the classroom... Wait no, that is Tuna that is chicken of the sea... In this episode, Adam and I are chatting about adding a gamification layer over your canned curriculum. Follow along and pick up some great suggestions and maybe even an idea or two for your gamified classroom.

Duration:00:30:08

Episode 62 - Millennial Teachers in the classroom

6/12/2018
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Each year a new wave of millennial teachers come out of school and are ready to take on their first job as a teacher. In this episode we hear from Dan Klumper about these new recruits to education. It is a fun episode and an interesting thing to think about. What unique skills does this genneration bring to the education space? Come listen and enjoy the answers on this episode of Well Played.

Duration:00:29:44

Episode 61 - Trying Something New

6/5/2018
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In this episode, Adam Bold and I are exploring the power of trying new things. It really unlocks our creative side. It is my hope that you get out of your comfort zone and start creating today! Adam's Channel: http://tinyurl.com/yambvsb2

Duration:00:31:23

Episode 60 - Getting Into Games

5/29/2018
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In this episode we offer two giveaways and drop plenty of knowledge. My guest, Dan Crawford, owner and opperator of a local game store shares great games for us to play this summer with our families and our friends to just have a great time with. I chime in from time to time with ideas of why you might want to get started with gaming. Please join in this fun episode and consider picking up some of these great games mentioned. Giveaway rules mentioned in the cast: Giveaway One: Make sure you...

Duration:00:33:26

Episode 59 - GimKit Review with the Designer

5/22/2018
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In this very special episode I will be chatting with 17 year old designer of GimKit. Josh is a great guy and clearly has put his time and effort into making the best product he can for our classrooms. Come join me on this episode to get to know this guy better and discover a great product along the way. You and your students will thank me later!

Duration:00:32:19

Episode 58 - The Joy of Creation

5/15/2018
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Episode 58 is banging with my good friend Andrew Easton and I talking about the joy that is found in creation. Take a moment and listen to us talk about the power that comes from taking on a bit of risk when creating something new.

Duration:00:32:26

Episode 57 - Square One - Getting Started in Gamification

5/8/2018
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On this episode, Chris Hesselbein and I chat about getting started with gamification and some other musings on the topic. I am sure you will enjoy the show! As always, thanks so much for watching and interacting. Chris' Blog: http://www.insertcoin.org/ More ways to connect with me... Twitter: https://twitter.com/mrmatera Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/explorelikeapirate Instagram: http://instagram.com/mvmatera Website: http://explorelikeapirate.com

Duration:00:33:47

Episode 56 - Gamification found in Pop Culture!

5/1/2018
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On this episode, Adam Powley and myself will dive into examples of gamification in pop culture. There were many to choose from but we pick so really good examples. I hope you enjoy this wild ride. Enjoy the show and remember to check out other outlets for inspiration on explorelikeapirate.com

Duration:00:34:57

Episode 55 - Taking Risks as an Adult

4/24/2018
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Episode 55 is about taking risk... As the teacher, the adult, and old fart we often fall into a comfort zone... This podcast is to remind us what all can happen when you get out of that comfort zone. Enjoy the show and leave a comment with your thoughts about taking risk! Guest: Stefanie Crawford Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM5_MFuRfoHipRWBfC6Z9Hw

Duration:00:33:11

Episode 54 - Addons to a Gamified Classroom

4/17/2018
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This week's episode I have long time friend on for the first time to #WellPlayed I am happy to introduced Mr. Baskwill or @mrbaskwill. In this episode we are chatting about the addons you can apply to your game. Give it a listen to or watch and I am sure you are bound to take away ideas. Enjoy!

Duration:00:34:17