(This program is not PTA Sponsored. Please reach out to the program director with any questions.)
For Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced players
Benefits of Chess
- Improves concentration
- Significantly improves motivation
- Stimulates critical thinking
- Has been known to increase grades in school
Some of the schools that Arkadiy has taught or is teaching this year are:
Fort Garrison Elementary
Montgomery County Public Schools
Our lessons are one hour long on Wednesday’s. Students are exposed to the foundational theory of chess in the first half of the lesson. During the second half, students can then apply their newly acquired knowledge in playing against computer,
teacher. While the kids are engaged in critical thought, the instructor provides helpful
tactical ideas and suggestions to improve their strategies.
Kids will be constantly challenged as they learn to play chess with national chess
master, Arkadiy Frenkel. Chess is gymnastics for the brain and studying the game is
known to show significant improvement in school grades and academic activities. Young players will be taught strategies and tactics that will help them on the board and in life. Arkadiy has over 30 years of international experience and has taught at chess camps, schools and programs in Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania.
Information for students and parents:
Days: October 14, 21, 28; November 4, 11, 18, 25; December 2, 9, 16
Time: 4:30-5:30pm beginner group; 5:30-6;30pm intermediate/advance group
First Day of Program October 14.
Duration of Program: 10 sessions
Contact Information: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / Phone number (410) 530 6158
All payments should be made via PayPal which is connected to my email. Please use
friends and family option.