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Beginner’s Chess

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Course Overview

Embark on your chess journey with our beginner’s course, designed to introduce you to the fascinating world of chess This course covers everything you need to know to start playing confidently. From understanding the board and pieces to learning basic tactics and strategies, each lesson is tailored to help you build a strong foundation. With engaging tutorials, practical exercises, and interactive gameplay, you’ll quickly grasp essential concepts and develop your chess skills step by step. Join us and unlock the secrets of the ancient game of kings!

Here's what you can expect

  • Meet the Board and Pieces: We’ll introduce you to the chessboard and each piece’s unique moves. Don’t worry if you’re not familiar with them yet – we’ll explain everything step by step.
  • Learn the Rules and How to Play: We’ll cover the most important rules of chess, like how to checkmate your opponent and avoid common mistakes. By the end of this lesson, you’ll be ready to start playing your own games!
  • Discover Basic Tactics: Tactics are like little tricks you can use to outsmart your opponent. We’ll teach you some simple tactics, like how to capture pieces and protect your own.
  • Understand Strategy: Strategy is about making smart plans to improve your position on the board. We’ll show you how to control the center, develop your pieces, and keep your king safe.

Throughout the week, you’ll have plenty of chances to practice what you’ve learned with fun exercises and games Come join us on this chess adventure – we can’t wait to get started!

"My 14yo is in this class right now, and it is the high point of his week. He loves the teacher, says he learns something new that changes his game play every week, and enjoys the other kids."

K. Seccan (March '24)

"Thank you organising the chess club. Both of my kids enjoy the classes and Theodore is a great teacher. I'm really thankful that it is taught by somebody my kids find him inspiring, encouraging and they like him!🙂 I'm starting to think about the next academic year and looking for new online courses for them."

A. Jones (March '24)

Start On June 17, 2024
Duration 1 week
Level Enrichment Class
Day & Time Daily Monday - Friday@
UK 17:00 PM - 18:00 PM
EST 12:00 PM - 13:00 PM
Price £55.00

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