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Online Chess Classes

Beginner Chess Classes
Teacher: Revant
Course#: 105

Chess is a game that helps develop critical and logical thinking skills, spatial skills, and IQ. It also improves memory, concentration, and problem-solving skills.

This class will teach students the basics of chess, including how to set up the board, move the pieces, and win the game. Topics covered will include:

  • Understanding the chess board
  • Piece introduction and setup
  • King, Rook, Bishop, Queen, and Knight movements
  • Pawn movement and capturing puzzles
  • Protection, combat, and piece values
  • Check, getting out of check, and checkmate
  • Checkmate in 1 move puzzles and castling
  • En passant and castling puzzles, pawn promotion
  • Opening principles
  • Legal and illegal moves, draw by threefold repetition, stalemate, and how to offer and decline a draw
  • Game play analysis, checkmate puzzles, and level 2 strategies
  • Castling rules, creating mate in one move, taking a piece that is attacked twice, and understanding favorable exchange
  • Strategies on draw, mate, and stalemate
  • Winning tactics
  • Notation

Students will learn through digital chess games.

Start Date: July 6th, 2023

Course Number: 105

Timings: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM CST
Frequency: Twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays
Price: $60
Total Classes: 6

If none of the times we have available work for you, please email us your preferred day and time, including your time zone, at We will do our best to accommodate your request, based on teacher availability.