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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

CSC Competition 20th May 2017 - Results

Created: 21-May-17 15:11

Class Competition - St James Rd 6 - Lawrence Mustafa Champion

Created: 21-May-17 15:11

Chess in Schools Congress 20th May - 16 signed up, 8 new ones

Created: 13-May-17 15:01

Class Competition - St James Rd 5

Created: 13-May-17 10:33

Events

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Thu 25 May 2017 1.15pmLessons : St Thomas’ Primary : Lesson 27
Thu 25 May 2017 2.30pmLessons : East Crompton St James : Lesson 27
Thu 25 May 2017 3.30pmSchool Chess Club : East Crompton St James :
Thu 25 May 2017 7.00pmGeneral : 3cs Chess Club
 
Fri 26 May 2017 3.15pmSchool Chess Club : St Thomas’ Primary : St Thomas Chess Club

Please visit the diary for more events.

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