Become a Chess Pro – Level 1
Learners would get a Level 1 completion certificate at the end of this course. Those who would get a Level 1 certificate can go for our Level 2 Become a Chess Pro course.
An introduction to Chess and its basic terminology.
Scorekeeping in Algebraic Notation.
Setting up the Chessboard.
Knowing the value and movement of each piece on the Chessboard.
Understanding the Concept of Checkmate and Stalemate.
Knowing different checkmates in detail.
- Lectures 8
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 8 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes
History of Chess, Introduction to Chessboard, Basic Terminology of Chess, and Scorekeeping
Activity: Quiz | Skills: Comprehension
Chessboard - Familiarity and Placement
Activity: Instructor Activity 1 | Skills: Comprehension, Collaboration, Mathematical Operation
Saying Hello: Rook; Bishop; and Queen
Activity: Instructor Activity 2 | Skills: Geometry
Saying Hello: King; Knight; and Pawn
Activity: Instructor Activity 3 | Skills: Geometry
Goals of Chess: What is a Check?, Checks of Chess, and 3 Ways of Escaping the Check
Activity: Instructor Activity 4 | Skills: Number Games, Count Sequence
Goals of Chess: Checkmate and Stalemate
Activity: Instructor Activity 5 | Skills: Number Games, Count Sequence
Checkmates: Mating King and Queen and Coordinating Pieces for a Goal
Activity: Instructor Activity 6 | Skills: Coordination, Collaboration
Basic Checkmates: Rook Roller
Activity: Master Activity | Skills: Coordination, Pattern Formation