- To practice both logic and math
- To improve thinking
- To practice language by explaining the moves they make and
learn the rules of the game
- 45 minutes
- 2 students- 30 students (interchanging)
- Chess board game
Description of the tool:
Step 1: Each student plays versus the other one.
Step 2: They explain the rules of the games to the class in order to
practice language and understanding of the game.
Step 3: They play the game and by moving their pawns and
simultaneously they practice logical and mathematical thinking
Tips for educators:
Chess game is a famous and fun game that is being played
worldwide. Educators can give the opportunity to students from
foreign countries to interact with each other and get in touch by
organizing global school tournaments. There can also be a reward for
the winner of the final game, for example a prize (cup) or a book with
written rules of the chess game.