Chess for Primary Schools
For Teachers interested in trying something new this November here is an easy way to use Chess as part of the school curriculum.
- For Maths and calculation skills.
- For critical thinking skills.
- For developing good social skills.
A Teachers Booklet with lesson plans and ideas is available for free download on www.movesforlife.ie and includes videos to show off mini-games use in a play to learn approach.
As part of the national chess month this November there will be ....
(1) Prizes :
There is a prize fo €500 towards one classes end of year school tour, with 5 other prizes of €100. And, there are 50 free memberships of www.Chessossity.com available to schools wishing to further develop maths and thinking skills.
(2) Chess Jamborees :
Open to all Galway schools this November. This is a whole class activity involving every student in each class.
This event will take place on 29 November 2018 - 6.30 pm to 8.00 pm.
To book a place click here