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      Children and Chess
      A Guide for Educators
      Catalog Code: B0020OB

      Children and Chess: A Guide for Educators is the first book to show the connection between accepted educational theories and chess. The relationship of chess to academic and humanistic educational goals is convincingly illustrated as curriculum and psychological theories from John D. McNeil, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, and Howard Gardner.
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      Children and Chess

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      Science, Math, Checkmate
      32 Chess Activities for Inquiry and Problem Solving
      Catalog Code: B0021OB

      Chess captivates children. Connect their interest to education with Science, Math, Checkmate, an activity book and teacher resource for grades 3-8. Students learn chess rules and strategies through activities coded to the 32 pawns and pieces on a chessboard. The 16 pawn activities require no chess knowledge, 14 of the piece activities build on students' growing familiarity with chess, and the two king activities challenge budding chess experts.
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      Science, Math, Checkmate

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      Read, Write, Checkmate
      Enrich Literacy with Chess Activities
      Catalog Code: B0022OB

      Read, Write, Checkmate both teaches chess to students and provides educators with an outline for a classroom literacy project. Chess expert, Alexey Root, describes her project to have kids read and write about chess while learning to play and excel at the game.
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      Read, Write, Checkmate

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      The Living Chess Game
      Fine Arts Activities for Kids 9-14
      Catalog Code: B0045OB

      >Living chess games have been referenced in works from classic authors such as Lewis Carroll and Kurt Vonnegut; this theater art was also mentioned in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. With The Living Chess Game: Fine Arts Activities for Kids 9-14, any parent, librarian, teacher, or after-school instructor can successfully stage an educational and entertaining living chess game.
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      The Living Chess Game

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      Chess Strategy for Club Players
      The Road to Positional Advantage
      Catalog Code: B0065NIC

      In Chess Strategy for Club Players you will learn the basic elements of positional understanding, including pawn structures, piece placement, lead in development, open files, weaknesses, space advantage and king safety. You will master the art of converting a temporary plus into other, more permanent advantages. The author also explains what to do when, in a given position, the basic principles seem to point in different directions.
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      Chess Strategy for Club Players

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      Thinking with Chess
      Teaching Children Ages 5-14
      Catalog Code: B0090EU

      In Thinking with Chess, Dr. Alexey Root connects chess with skills important to academic success, such as classifying, pattern recognition, decoding, creating, and predicting.
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      Thinking with Chess

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