Developing Players (Beginners/Intermediate) - THURSDAYS 4-5PM

  • Chess
Virtual Classroom, California, USA
Sep 10 2020
Nov 12 2020
10-class session
$195.00
  1. Sun 
  2. Mon 
  3. Tue 
  4. Wed 
  5. Thu4:00 - 5:00 pm
  6. Fri 
  7. Sat 

Class dates

09/10/2020, 09/17/2020, 09/24/2020, 10/01/2020, 10/08/2020, 10/15/2020, 10/22/2020, 10/29/2020, 11/05/2020, 11/12/2020

Description

Fall session: September 10 through November 12 (10 classes)

Fee: $195 - 10 classes (prorated $20/class)

Class time: Thursdays 4 - 5PM

Class schedule: 4:00-4:05 warm-up with fun & easy chess questions
                            4:10-4:20 review last week's material via fun questions & polls for solutions
                            4:20-4:40 mastering new materials
                            4:40-4:55 fun excercised to deepen the understanding of the new material
                            4:55-5:00 summarize, set weekly plan to practice chess

Class Level: beginners will review the following:

  • board and its orientation
  • pieces and their values, movements, and captures
  • goal of the game and algebraic notations
  • phases of the chess games and basic opening principles
  • basic checkmating patterns

and will learn the following new materials:

  • checkmating patters
  • tactics: pins, forks, skewers, double attacks
  • opening principles
  • basic middle game principles
  • basic endgame principles

Platform: Zoom meeting - link will be sent via email.

Restrictions

Participants must currently be in grades kindergarten to 12.

Program enrollment capacity

Minimum: 5

Maximum: 24

Registration period

Registration starts on 08/19/2020 and ends on 11/12/2020.

Location

Virtual Classroom, California, USA
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