Calgary Chess Club School

2016-2017 Calgary Chess Club School

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Benefits of chess:  >> 

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  • Improves analytical thinking.
  • Develops concentration and focusing skills.
  • Encourages interaction with others.
  • Easy to learn and challenges the intellect

 Dates and Times:

  • Every Saturday from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

 Cost:

  • $20 annual charge per child

Basic Structure:

  • 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM, reserved for group lessons for the beginner, kids with no rating or less than 400, and kids wishing to learn the basic moves of every chess piece.  A suggested age is 6 years of age and older.  Younger kids have a very hard time understanding concepts.
  • Participation in any session assumes a complete knowledge of the moves and rules of the game.  If help is needed in this regard please visit the website:  http://www.chesskids.com and watch the video and do the introductory lessons there.