国际象棋教学大 - 初级班

Becoming Familiar with the Chessboard

         64 Squares arranges in 8 vertical rows and 8 horizontal rows

         2 different colors(Light and Dark)

         Positioning the board correctly

Meet the Pieces

         Recognize all the pieces like: King, Queen, Rook, Knight, Bishop and Pawn

         Learn how each piece moves with/without captures

Rule of Engagement

         En Passant

         Pawn Promotion

         Castle

         Win or Lose - Checkmate

         No one wins Stalemate, Friendly Agreement and Insufficient Material to Deliver Checkmate

         Resign/Forfeit

How to Win with Just One Piece

         Queen

         Rook

Tactics

         The relative value of each piece

         How to Win Material, and Avoid Losing material

         How to Defend Against a Threat to One of Your Pieces

Tricks

         Fork

         Pin

         Skewer

         Two attacks at once

         Discovered Check

         Double Check

 

We will have a tournament toward the end of semester, awards will be given for first three winners.