David Roper – Beginners

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Date(s) - 4/29/2020
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm


Wednesday Beginners Class on Zoom

Students learn sportsmanship, how to play with a clock, record their games, basic opening plays, and much more!

Beginners class is best for those with ratings 500 to 700.
Booster class is ideal for ratings 700 to 1100.
Intermediate class is best for ratings up to 1100+ and up.
Advanced players should consider the Advanced State/Nationals class by IM Orlov.
Click to read about how to choose classes.

This is an online class. All our classes and lessons have moved to online video conferencing starting 3/17.

Zoom software download: zoom.us

Below is the meeting invitation for Wednesday’s remote chess lessons at 5:30 pm. To join the meeting, click on the link below following the “Join Zoom Meeting”. You can connect by laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Please use a webcam setup so I can see the students.

Kindly remind students to hold questions and comments during my lesson until I open the floor for discussion. Allow one student to finish their thoughts before jumping in. This will reduce interruptions and maintain the integrity of the chess session.

It is good practice to mute your microphone until you talk to reduce background noise and re-mute when your conversation is finished. Think of it as a “push to talk” toggle.

We’ll use ChessKid.com for all of my classes. I’ve created free memberships for people. Students may use these accounts to practice their chess and play games as much as they like! These accounts are free memberships, which allow them to play Fast Chess games, solve 3 daily puzzles, access beginner content, read ChessKid articles, and play against the infamous Bots. If you would like full, unlimited access to the whole site with all of its bells and whistles, consider upgrading to a Gold membership.

Thanks, Coach David

Zoom Topic: Orlov Chess Academy Beginners Class Wednesday
Time: Wednesdays at 05:30 PM Pacific
Join Meeting: zoom.us/j/176618446
Meeting ID: 176 618 446
Password: 630864


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