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This is a short and sweet intro to chess for younger students. I believe in getting students started fast so they can start playing right away. In each half hour session we will introduce and review only 5 ideas: the basic moves, the names of the squares, captures, the simplest checkmates, and Play vs Bots. We solve problems together in a fast paced question and answer format. Students will be presented with material carefully designed for absolute beginners and others looking for an easily...
Students will absorb just enough of the game to begin playing real games of chess.
Each week students will be encouraged to play many games against the Bots.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Rigorous and playful chess instruction with a patient and experienced teacher.
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
572 total reviews
667 completed classes
When school went remote in March of 2020 my chess club (where I taught full time) thrived. This led to teaching more online chess with several platforms, a curriculum development position at the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, and program...