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27 January 2021

EIC Chess Tournament

EIC Chess Tournament

Adrian, Head of Maths, has been focusing on ways to ensuring that his form group are keeping their minds healthy and sharp while online learning.

There is one popular activity in particular that has gained a renewed interested, and has been proven to:

  • Working both sides of your brain.
  • Keeping your brain healthy.
  • Relief of stress and anxiety.
  • Learning how to deal with stress.
  • Raising your IQ.
  • Improve your thinking, problem-solving and reading skills.

Can you guess what it is?

That's right - Chess! 

In light of this, all our Year 13 students will be taking part in an online chess tournament following on from the Year 13 assembly today. 

If this all goes well, the plan is turn this into a fortnightly tournament involving other schools in the Bellevue group too.

We will keep you posted!

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