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ERIC Number: EJ610286
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-0728
Teaching Chess to Young Children.
Bankauskas, Deborah
Young Children, v55 n4 p33-34 Jul 2000
Presents suggestions for teaching chess to young children as part of the problem-solving component of a kindergarten mathematics curriculum. Discusses the introduction of pairs of chess characters, playing challenge games with teachers to enhance skill development, and writing down the rules of the game. Notes that children's problem-solving and logical-thinking skills flourished while interest in the game remained high. (KB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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