For children entering grades 6–8
Join Chess-Ed as they provide a unique, exciting and dynamic chess instructional program which lifts each student to a new level of chess expertise—whether a beginner, continuing, or advanced chess player. Each day, students will enjoy an engaging professional chess lesson with supervised time to play with classmates. Students will grow their knowledge of the game—from the basics through opening theory, middle game tactics, and end-game combinations. Studies suggest that playing chess increases IQ performance, improves memory, uses analytical and critical thinking skills, teaches problem solving, responsibility, sportsmanship, social skills and more. The chess program is open to all students of all playing levels.
Session I: June 20–June 30
Session II: July 5–July 14
Session III: July 17–July 28
Late Mornings: 10:25 a.m.–12:25 p.m.
Cost: Session I $405, Session II $360, Session III $450
- Grades 6–8