Chess Club

Teacher: TBA 

Challenge your friends to one of the world's most classic games! Learn winning strategies while developing skills in concentration, logic, decision making, planning, and self-discipline. This is a "no credit" class with no grades or homework.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to:​

  • Correctly place pieces on the board to set up of a game of chess and know the legal moves of each piece.

  • Understand and explain how a game of chess can end in either checkmate or a stalemate.

  • Understand and perform the strategies for basic openings and end games.

  • Competently attack the opponent’s king while defending their own king.

 

Required Materials:

  • Chess set

  • Internet access during the week for playing games on off-site days (optional)

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