Welcome to the Beginners’ Chess Workshop “Chess Exploratorium” designed specifically for young minds aged 10 to 17. This comprehensive and interactive workshop aims to introduce participants to the fascinating world of chess and nurture their interest in this intellectually stimulating game. Through fun-filled activities and engaging lessons, we strive to instill the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary for a strong chess foundation.View More
- Introduce participants to the chessboard, chess pieces, and their movements, ensuring a solid understanding of the game’s rules
- Teach algebraic chess notation, enabling participants to record and analyze their games effectively.
- Familiarize participants with fundamental opening principles and common opening moves.
- Introduce basic tactics such as forks, pins, skewers, and discovered attacks, enhancing their ability to spot opportunities and threats.
- Provide an overview of essential endgame techniques and mating patterns
- Instill good sportsmanship, fair play, and respect for opponents.