Chesspired: Learn How to Play Chess
Get Chesspired- Beginner Chess Course for Kids
187 total reviews for this teacher
43 reviews for this class
Completed by 265 learners
Once per week
over 3 weeks
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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This class is for students in grades 1-5 who want to learn life-long skills by playing Chess. Chess will enhance reading and math skills and improve critical thinking abilities. Chess provides long-term skills for children to think and plan strategically. Children will learn essential chess play, structure, and function of the pieces. I have fine-tuned my chess teaching method to construct an easy way for kids to learn how to play the game. Lessons will include 1. Critical thinking...
This is my 23rd year as an elementary teacher and course instructor. In addition, I teach various elective and chess courses for children at a local university. Over the years, I presented at several international conferences and local seminars. I hold a B.S. in Elementary Education and a Master's of Library Science degree. In 2011, I obtained my principal certification. Chess Instruction: Chess coach for 21 years. Studied under a master chess player. I have taught thousands of students and teachers chess basics via online and face to face classes. I will bring my knowledge and love of the game to each class. Your child will become a better chess player by Week 4. Your child will be able to play a simple chess game week 3.
Optional- Chess board and notepad.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
40 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Mrs. P., M.Ed
Pennsylvania Certified Elementary Teacher and School Media Specialist, M.Ed, Chess Teacher, Google Certified Educator, and Keystone Star Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
187 total reviews
152 completed classes
Hi all, I am an elementary teacher with 23 years of classroom experience. In addition to teaching at an elementary school, I teach various courses for children and educators via online venues. Over the years, I have presented at local, state, and...