Virtual Classes

$112.00 each Register Here
ADVANCED Virtual Chess Classes - Thursdays at 4:15 (1/14 to 3/18/21)

10 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 7 to 15 years of age that are ready to advance to in-depth checkmating combinations.  Geared toward players with tournament experience rated 800-1200, although tournament experience/rating is not a requirement.  Curriculum will include discussion of advanced endgame positions and review of Master Games.  Lots of opportunity to play games with other students followed by game analysis.  

Thursdays, January 14 to March 18, 2021

4:15 to 5:15 PM

$112.00 each Register Here
BEGINNER Virtual Chess Classes - Mondays at 4:00 (1/11 to 3/15/21)

10 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 10 years of age that are new to chess.  Introductory class to share the basics of piece movement, setting up the board, rules of the game, chess etiquette and simple strategies.  Basic information that will prepare students to challenge parents and friends.  Lots of opportunities to play games with other students.  

Mondays January 11 to March 15, 2021

4:00 to 5:00 PM

$112.00 each Register Here
BEGINNER Virtual Chess Classes - Wednesdays at 4:15 (1/13 to 3/17/21)

10 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 10 years of age that are new to chess.  Introductory class to share the basics of piece movement, setting up the board, rules of the game, chess etiquette and simple strategies.  Basic information that will prepare students to challenge parents and friends.  Lots of opportunities to play games with other students.  

Wednesdays January 13 to March 17, 2021

4:15 to 5:15 PM

$112.00 each Register Here
INTERMEDIATE Virtual Chess Classes - Saturday mornings at 10:00 (1/16 to 3/20/21)

10 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 13 years of age that are familiar with the basics of piece movement and rules of the game.  The class is geared toward players rated 400-800 although a rating is not necessary.  Curriculum will include opening and endgame strategies, piece development and opportunities to play games with other students.  

Saturdays, January 16 to March 20, 2021

10:00 to 11:00 AM

$112.00 each Register Here
INTERMEDIATE Virtual Chess Classes - Tuesdays at 4:00 (1/12 to 3/16/21)

10 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 13 years of age that are familiar with the basics of piece movement and rules of the game.  The class is geared toward players rated 400-800 although a rating is not necessary.  Curriculum will include opening and endgame strategies, piece development and opportunities to play games with other students.  

Tuesdays, January 12 to March 16, 2021

4:00 to 5:00 PM

Introduction to chess for ADULTS with Shining Knights and Main Line School Night

10 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for adults that are new to chess.  Introductory class to share the basics of piece movement, setting up the board and rules of the game.  Curriculum will include opening and endgame strategies, piece development and chess etiquette.  Lots of opportunities to play games with other students and prepare you to challenge friends and family.

 

When:  Mondays March 22 to May 24, 2021

Time:  1:00 - 2:00PM

 

Please register for this class with Main Line School Night

Virtual Chess for Valley Forge Elementary students (grades 1-2)

Dates:  Tuesdays January 12 to March 16, 2021

Time:  4:30 - 5:30 PM

ZOOM into chess with Shining Knights.  Ten virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 10 years of age.  So whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments, and want to sharpen your skills, come to a virtual Shining Knights Chess Class!  Students will have the opportunity to be paired and play games with schoolmates.  We have trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners.  We have trained even more kids to enjoy the game that they can spend hours playing with friends and family.  So, whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess!

Registration with vfespto open January 7th.

 

Virtual Chess for Valley Forge Elementary students (grades 3-4)

Dates:  Tuesdays January 12 to March 16, 2021

Time:  4:30 - 5:30 PM

ZOOM into chess with Shining Knights.  Ten virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 10 years of age.  So whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments, and want to sharpen your skills, come to a virtual Shining Knights Chess Class!  Students will have the opportunity to be paired and play games with schoolmates.  We have trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners.  We have trained even more kids to enjoy the game that they can spend hours playing with friends and family.  So, whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess!

Registration with vfespto open January 7th.

 

Virtual Class for ADULTS

6 virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for adults.  We will start with a review of the basics of piece movement and rules of the game.  Will then progress to opening and endgame strategies and more complex piece development.  Lots of opportunities to play games with other students.  Followed by years of playing with children, grandchildren and friends. 

 

Thursdays Jan 21 to Feb 25, 2021

12:00 to 1:00PM

Please register for this class with Whitemarsh Township

$90.00 each Register Here
Virtual Classes for Wissahickon Elementary Students

Dates:  Wednesdays January 27 to March 17, 2021

Time:  1:00 - 2:00 PM

ZOOM into chess with Shining Knights.  Eight virtual chess classes delivered via Zoom designed for children 5 to 11 years of age.  So whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments, and want to sharpen your skills, come to a virtual Shining Knights Chess Class!  Students will have the opportunity to be paired and play games with schoolmates.  We have trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners.  We have trained even more kids to enjoy the game that they can spend hours playing with friends and family.  So, whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess!