Category Archives: Chess Mates

Chess Mates meet the bishop!

We simply LOVE these photos – the children are learning, engaged, having fun and developing ALL sorts of thinking skills!  Well done chess mates!   This week we learned about…

Chess Mates- P4 to 7 After School Club

Today we restarted our P4-7 Chess Mates Chess Club. Our Parent helper, Padma, has also joined the gang! What skills are we developing – alongside learning to play chess? 8…

Chess Mates – Primary 3 Beginners!

Today we started the Chess Club, “Chess Mates” for our primary 3s! They learned the names of all the pieces, which way the board goes round and how to use…

Chess Mates Champions! Well done Islam and all the other participants!

Today the chess club, “Chess Mates”, were presented with their certificates and trophies. A really great group of children who’ve shown determination, patience, camaraderie and a good, growth mindset. Well…

A lucky Buddha at chess club!

Oh me, some of the children are taking their chess very seriously! 🙂  This pupil took in his lucky Buddha to help him win… but did it work?!

Chess Mates

Miss Forbes and her P3 apprentice have set up a chess club!   It is called “Chess Mates” and will take place on Wednesday lunchtimes.  This is for boys and…