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After School Chess @ Abbot: Beginning/Interm.

Monday, November 21, 2016 @ 4:00 PM (EST) - Monday, January 30, 2017 @ 5:00 PM (EST)
Abbot Elementary 2670 SEQUOIA PARKWAY ANN ARBORMI  48103
Monday, November 21, 2016 @ 4:00 PM (EST) - Monday, January 30, 2017 @ 5:00 PM (EST)
Abbot Elementary 2670 SEQUOIA PARKWAY ANN ARBORMI  48103

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Kent Olson, or "Mr. O", has been working with Mr. Garrison to teach chess to children since 2006. Mr. O has a very dynamic teaching
style, which keeps children fully engaged at all times. Mr. O has worked for the Ann Arbor Public Schools since 2004.


Beginning/Intermediate: Grades K-5. For students with no or some experience in chess. Students are introduced to the basic history of chess, opening principles, tactics, basic endgame techniques, and tournament preparedness.


6 weeks.


No class 12/19, 12/26, 1/2, 1/9, 1/16.New students are required to purchase a "Chess Tactics Workbook" on the first day of class for $16.

Grades

Young 5 Kindergarten - 5th Grade

Location

ABBOT ART ROOM at Abbot Elementary

Instructor

Kent Olson
Arbor Chess (R Raymond Garrison)

Organizer Info

  • Ann Arbor Public School System

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