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Welcome to chesstutor.co.uk, a website to support children, tutors, teachers and parents in developing and nurturing chess talent in Primary Schools.

As a tutor for the charity Chess in Schools and Communities (CSC) (Manchester Project) since 2013 I have followed a 30 week curriculum for children from Year 2 to 5 in a variety of schools. The children are given plenty of time to learn how the pieces move, mini-games to keep their interest and worksheets/handouts to confirm/aid learning. As the year progresses skills develop and good habits are instilled, including teaching them good chess etiquette. The tutor runs a class competition towards the end of the school year to introduce them to competitive chess. The tutor will then aim to end the year by challenging schools against each other, something the children love to do.

Chess in Schools and Communities (CSC)

News

Thankyou card

Created: 16-Jul-16 21:21

Northern Gigafinal Results - Jack Ellidge

Created: 10-Jul-16 13:58

CSC Competition 25th June 2016 - Results

Created: 25-Jun-16 17:14

Chess Challenge - Fantastic Day

Created: 24-Jun-16 22:53

Events

Thu 01 Sep 2016 7.00pmGeneral : 3cs Chess Club
Fri 02 Sep 2016General : Last Day of School Holidays
Thu 08 Sep 2016 1.15pmLessons : St Thomas’ Primary : Lesson 1
Thu 08 Sep 2016 2.30pmLessons : East Crompton St James : Lesson 1

Please visit the diary for more events.

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