Each unique session builds upon a student’s foundation by learning key concepts via the instructional lesson and by integrating those ideas immediately by solving tactical puzzles and playing practice games.
• Instructional Lesson
Students follow a curriculum-based approach and learn specific strategies, tactics, and techniques each session. Students are constantly encouraged to ask questions and suggest ideas during the lesson.
• Puzzle Solving
Students receive chess puzzle worksheets to improve their problem-solving and pattern recognition skills. Coaches help guide students through the problems and offer instant feedback.
• Practice Games
Students test their abilities using their newly learned strategies, tactics, and techniques. Coaches appropriately pair students to ensure a challenge. Students are required to practice good sportsmanship and adopt a disciplined, learning attitude.