Saturday, August 31, 2019

Homework, Replayable Notes, and Answer Key: August 31, 2019

Link to download homework (expires October 3):!Au4xwApOTPtIhMwd3Nwn893ozo-hmA?e=XwYKAg

Rollercoaster Puzzle: Can Black avoid the draw?

In this great puzzle, Black has to play the perfect moves to avoid a Stalemate. White continues to sacrifice his Rook.

Friday, August 30, 2019

Lessons from Class on LiChess

Thursday, August 22, 2019

Lecture Notes: Fall 2019


A game played between Coach Jeffrey Ashton and a Student.

Focus on EVALUATION and thinking critically.

This is another annotated copy of Lasker-Thomas.

A Nimzo-Indian Piece Sacrifice, using "The Fishing Pole." (for the user friendly moves, without variations).

For more variations:

Chess tip: When someone sacrifices material, consider sacrificing material back.

Sunday 8/25/2019