Schedule of Activities for Chess Camp

8AM-9AM early drop off with chess choice time (casual chess games, self directed study from on-site library, etc.)

9AM-9:30- check in, casual chess games, warm up lesson

9:30-10:45- Daily tournament game, with individual game analysis as games conclude

10:45-11:15- morning snack and short break, outdoors weather permitting

11:15-12- interactive group lesson of the day. Campers will often be shown a famous chess game or introduced to a strategic/tactical theme.

12:00-1 half day camper pick up (at 12), full day camper lunch/recess break

1-1:30- Multimedia chess- chess videos/movies/events/lessons are broadcast to the students

1:30-2:30- fun activity of the day (speed chess tournament, puzzle contest, chess trivia, team chess, etc.)

2:30-2:45- afternoon snack and short break outdoors, weather

permitting

2:45-3:15- chess choice time (casual chess games, self directed study from on-site library, etc.)

3:15- clean up, review

3:30- regular day pick up

3:30-5 late pick up, with chess choice/outdoor time