Kids’ Chess Classes New York City
Our kids’ chess classes focus on having fun and allow students to develop important skills that he or she can apply to other areas of their life. Chess is a mentally rewarding game of skill that enhances cognitive development in children while providing a stimulating challenge. Chess is widely thought to be one the best exercises for the mind and allows two players to compete in head-to-head matches. Children learn to make decisions and live with the consequences. This enhances a student’s critical thinking and math skills while he or she is having fun.
Have Fun Learning at Kids’ Chess Classes
At NY Kids Club, your child could be playing against you and winning in no time. Playing chess on a regular basis requires mental dexterity and teaches children how to strategize, which can provide numerous life benefits like those listed below:
- Improves concentration, focus and memory
- Encourages social interaction through competition
- Requires processes like assessment, analysis and logic
- Exercises both sides of a child’s brain simultaneously
- Teaches problem solving, critical thinking and creativity
- Enhances academic performance for math and reading
- Boosts decision making abilities and self discipline
Playing chess from an early age has shown that children can develop extraordinary memory skills needed for analyzing consequences, formulating tactics and making immediate decisions for interactive problem solving. A child learns the importance of foresight and planning to help develop self-discipline and confidence for all facets of his or her life. Board games have long been touted as a fun and exciting way to develop and maintain healthy brain functions. Our kids chess classes make it easy to learn chess while having hours of fun at school, and at home. Since adults also benefit from mental exercises, chess can be a great way for families to connect for years to come.