Instructor: Certificated Chess Instructor, Pacific Chess Academy Day: Thursday Dates: Dec. 10, 17 | Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28 | Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25 The Intermediate chess class is designed for students with a solid understanding of chess games. This course covers more advanced techniques and chess strategy and is followed by weekly tournament games as well as simultaneous games against the instructor. Our All-in-One unique Chess system is easy to use and navigate; the idea is to give children even greater learning opportunities, practice chess puzzles at home and receive fun daily assignments from instructors. Class Equipment Requirements: Internet Connection & Reliable device (Laptop or Desktop with audio and video access) Six Reasons Kids Should Learn Chess 1. Improves concentration, attention span and memory abilities. 2. Enhances reading and math skills. 3. Fosters critical-thinking and creativity in young minds. 4. Encourages and rewards hard work. 5. Develops problem solving skills 6. Exercises both sides of a student’s brain.