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CHESS AT BANNER PUBLIC SCHOOL


SHARPEN THOSE SKILLS!

By attending our every-other-Monday practices at the Yukon Community Center!
tinyurl.com/OutWestChess


Where should I put my pieces?!
This video will help you figure it out: Chesskid: Get your pieces to the right squares

Need some work on your endgames?
Article: Checkmate with King & Queen

Video: Checkmate with King & Queen

Our first tournament is TOMORROW!!!!
Beginners’ only tournament at okc parks & rec melrose center, 7800 melrose Lane
12-4 p.m. $5
(405) 789-6758

THE Banner Bombers
CHESSKID CLUB
Coach: Drew Ratterman
EMMA A.
JACK D.
Carson H.
Aden L.
grace p.
KOLBY P.
ELLA R.
JAKE V.
JED V.

Jill Ratterman, organizer
Kristi Swink, teacher sponsor
Coaches: Joe Veal & Rebecca Rutledge
Assistant coach: Drew Ratterman

 

 

NOVEMBER 17, 2017

LEADERBOARD

✰ CARSON H. 

✰ EMMA A. 

✰ ELLA R. 

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!


 Our top Chesskid puzzlers will appear here each week. If you’d like to see your name on the leaderboard, log into Chesskid and start working puzzles! (Under the “Learn” tab) Parents: Help your player sharpen his or her chess skills FAST by encouraging him or her to be active on Chesskid.com (or on the Chesskid app). Chesskid tactics puzzles, videos, and lessons are a wonderful tool for building foundational chess skills, and playing on Chesskid (with friends in the Banner Bombers online club) is lots of fun!


Full Roster
EMMA A.    JACK D.
Carson H.    Aden L.
KOLBY P.    ELLA R.
JAKE V.    JED V.
Jordyn T.    Joel L.
Alexia G.    Payton F.
Gage L.    Karson F.
Brea H.    Grace P.
Garrett E.    Trip W.
Grady l.    Gary W.
Conor S.

If you’d like to save $ on a membership* for your player,  send an email to rebecca@youthchessok.org. We have a few $15 one-year memberships left. Regular price is $49, so we encourage you to get in on this deal!

2017-18 Oklahoma Scholastic Tournament Schedule www.okschess.org
November 11
State Grade Championship
PONCA CITy
november 18
beginners’
tournament
OKC Parks & Rec Melrose Center, 12-4
December 9
K–12 Open, Location TBA
January 13
Ida Freeman K-12 Open, Edmond
February 10
Cheyenne K-12 Open, Edmond
March 24
State Championship
Carl Albert, Midwest City
April 11
The OSCO Blitz! At Rt. 66 Interpretive Center in Chandler
May 11-13
U.S. Chess National Elementary Championships in Nashville, Tennessee