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Chess and children

George Francis Kane

Chess and children

by George Francis Kane

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chess for children.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Francis Kane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1446 .K36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 165 p. :
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5047263M
    ISBN 100684138905
    LC Control Number74007810
    OCLC/WorldCa1133428

    With this charming book, children will delight in learning the basic moves of chess - the most popular and challenging strategy game of all. All the rules of chess are clearly explained, step by step, assuming no prior knowledge. The lessons are reinforced by the inventive tales that George is told by his pet alligator Kirsty, self-proclaimed Grand Alligator of chess. This is the second book of the Thinkers' Chess Academy series. In the first book we started at a beginner's level with checkmates in 1, 2 or 3 moves and the most common tactical motifs. If you have already worked with the first book you will now be much.

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A new Kindle edition of the internationally best-selling chess book for children. " the book is well thought out and can be enjoyed by kids as young as 5." - Lubomir Kavalek, Washington Post With this charming book, children will delight in learning the basic moves of chess - the most popular and challenging strategy game of all/5().

Chess for Children by Murray Chandler and Helen Milligan. Age: 8 to Skill level: Beginner. World-class chess author and GM Murray Chandler and former British women's champion and WFM Dr. Helen Milligan created this fantastic children's chess book. In Chess for Children, the basic rules and moves are taught in an engaging and Chess and children book way.

The. For kids aged 5 and up we recommend three entry level, affordable books written in a workbook style. Chess Rules for Students - explanation of the rules of chess easily understood by young players Checkmate Ideas for Students - Chess and children book on the basic concepts with how to finish a game Chess Tactics for Students.

teaches tactical skills, the most exciting and useful part at this. All are accompanied by easy-to-read chess boards and fun illustrations. Chess in schools and clubs is growing all the time and our author is a leading light in kids chess, teaching at many London schools, including Dulwich College.

The book works well as a companion to the earlier book, Chess for Children, but also as a standalone activity book. The naming in this book might be a bit perplexing or odd, but once the reader has the most important terminology completely understood, everything becomes a significant bit easier and clearer.

If you are looking for clear and easy chess books suitable also for your children, check out our selection of the 3 best chess books for kids. Chess in Schools and Communities (CSC) is a UK charity whose mission is to improve children’s educational outcomes and social development by introducing them to the game of chess.

Founded inthey now teach in over schools and support more nationwide. CSC have developed a ‘chess curriculum’ for teaching chess in schools. These books provide basic rules and instructions on how to play chess in simple terms that are easy to understand for children just starting the game. Please note that these books are available for purchase from Amazon and these links will take you to to allow you to view specific details on the book.

A grandmaster and four-time U.S. chess champion, Yasser is also a fantastic chess writer and has written many fine chess books. His Play Winning Chess series is highly thought of, and is a favorite of players from beginner to His book (with co-author George Stefanovic) on the rematch between Fischer and Spassky (No Regrets: Fischer-Spassky ) is one of the finest match books.

This book helps educators and librarians prepare students to succeed in University Interscholastic League (UIL) Chess Puzzle. Children and Chess: A Guide for Educators is the first book to show the connection between accepted educational theories and chess.

It features lesson plans teachers can use immediately, and from which they can learn Price: $ Try playing an online chess game against a top chess computer. You can set the level from 1 to 10, from easy to grandmaster.

If you get stuck, use a hint or take back the move. When you are ready to play games with human players, register for a free account. The book is intended for the instruction of children by teachers or parents, and is aimed at quite a lengthy teaching period, beginning with the very rudiments of the game.

For each of use the present edition has been divided into two volumes, to which. This book helps educators and librarians prepare students to succeed in University Interscholastic League (UIL) Chess Puzzle.

Children and Chess: A Guide for Educators is the first book to show the connection between accepted educational theories and chess.

It features lesson plans teachers can use immediately, and from which they can learn Cited by: 5. Have your kids play and learn chess online with the best tools (tactics, puzzles, videos, lessons and much more) at - the #1 chess site for kids.

% Safe Environment. This book helps educators and librarians prepare students to succeed in University Interscholastic League (UIL) Chess Puzzle. Children and Chess: A Guide for Educators is the first book to show the connection between accepted educational theories and chess.

It features lesson plans teachers can use immediately, and from which they can learn. With this charming book, children will delight in learning the basic moves of chess – the most popular and challenging strategy game of all. All the rules of chess are clearly explained, step by step, assuming no prior knowledge.

The lessons are reinforced by the inventive tales that Brand: Gambit Publications, LTD. After acquiring proficiency in chess tactics, and having gained exposure to the four primary principles of chess (Force, Time, Space and Pawn Stucture) introduced in Yasser Seirawan's "Play Winning Chess" (above), this is the book to begin your study of POSITIONAL CHESS - the essential foundation for playing chess at the highest levels.

We offer the widest selection of Scholastic Chess Books at the lowest prices with same-day shipping. Cookie Policy This website uses cookies to ensure proper functionality of the shopping cart and checkout progress. “The book also gives adults lessons about educating and understanding children.” Lê Doãn Hợp, former minister of Information and Communications, praised the book.

“Through the short stories, children will understand more about chess, a sport of intelligence,” said Hợp. “I received it when I was ill, but I read the whole book.Formerly homeless 9-year-old chess prodigy shares inspirational story in new book A 9-year-old chess prodigy hopes the pandemic doesn't derail his dream of.

The book works well as a companion to the earlier book, Chess for Children, but also as a standalone activity book. Whether your child is just beginning to learn chess or already immersed in the subject, this book will help encourage their interest and love of the subject.

A great book for both parents and :