2008, 152 Seiten, gebunden, englisch
For centuries, chess has been the world's most popular board game. But did you know that it can also improve your child's ability to learn? Studies have shown that by focusing on basic chess concepts, children as young as four can improve their reasoning and develop their problem solving abilities.
Gary's Adventures in Chess Country is designed to help children delve into the world of chess through an engaging adventure story. Spirited away by a mysterious young girl on a magic tricycle, Gary is taken to Chess Country, where he learns the rules of chess and the fundamentals of chess tactics. By following Gary on his adventures - and by solving engaging puzzles alongside him - your child will have a unique opportunity to improve focus, memory, and critical thinking skills, all while having fun.
Igor Sukhin has been using the game of chess for over 20 years to teach children. The Russian Department of Education has repeatedly bestowed Sukhin with one of Russia's highest honors by selecting his books as recommended reading.