CLUB 1001 Chess Club
Grade Level: 7th Grade
Term: 04 – Full Year
Meeting Duration: One 60-minute meeting per month
Chess Club Description
Chess is a fun game that incorporates many aspects of the young scholar learner profile: knowledgeable, inquirers, thinkers, communicators, principled, open-minded, caring, risk-takers, balanced, and reflective. The club is meant to foster scholar’s intellectual growth while having fun. Participants of the club practice during activity periods and on their own schedules with highly ranked chess players. WAIE’s chess players compete against computers and virtually against live players; individuals can also compete at the local and state individual championships.