Chess classes are going to resume this week. The Lagos state government has made chess compulsory for all schools. Chess classes are for children age 5 and above.
Chess has a lot of benefits for children who actually play the game. Listed below are some of the benefits according to the Vanguard-
- It exercises both sides of the brain
- It improves thinking and problem solving skills
- It improves memory
- It helps creativity
- It improves the brain’s performance.