Our newbie course is designed to make the rules of chess accessible for complete beginners who’ve never played the game before, regardless of age. Through stories, games, humour, and high energy instruction, students will learn how a knight takes two flips and then flops on the side, how bishops move like the letter X, and why a king needs a house. After this level, students will have enough knowledge to play a full game of chess, right until checkmate. They’ll be able to capture and trade pieces, knowing how much each one is worth. Most importantly, they will learn all this in a captivating manner, meant to keep their interest in chess for many years to come.