The Right Way to Teach Chess to Kids - Richard JamesThe Right Way to Teach Chess to Kids - Richard James
Ideal for schools wishing to introduce chess on the curriculum.
Paperback, 224 pages
Teach your kids how to play chess - from the bestselling author of Chess for Kids and webmaster of chessKIDS academy. This accessible how-to guide for parents and teachers on the best way to teach chess to children, from international chess expert Richard James, is linked to both his bestselling book, Chess for Kids, and his website chessKIDS academy.
James, who taught grandmasters Luke McShane and Jonathan Rowson, shows how learning chessIs interesting and fun. It can also help children develop life skills, such as decision-making and social skills, and be a springboard to other subjects in the school curriculum, such as maths, science, history and even languages.
In an easy-to-follow, fun way, James explains how to structure short lessons with worksheets and other activities to introduce the chess pieces, chess notation and chess-board dynamics - soThat children can understand the thinking behind the moves and start playing and enjoying this Fascinating game.
ISBN-13: 978-0716023357, Right Way