CHESS (Intermediate & Beginner): Grades K - 4th – 3:00–4:00 –Alpha Minds Academy– ($220), 10 students Children learn to play the game and discover that the techniques used in chess can also be used to grapple with puzzling questions in school and real life. They will learn various strategic and tactical moves beginnings and endgames. Intermediate students learn various combinations featuring queen sacrifices, double attacks, discovered checks, and useful tactical elements, or just quiet moves that eliminate the opponent’s potential flight squares. Children play the game in every class, against each other and the instructor. Our classes are taught by a team of experienced professional chess coaches, led by the International Chess Master, Lev Khariton.