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Starting Kids in Chess Chess4Life Online Sets and Equipment
Here are the chess sets and equipment most suitable for young chess players.
Books for Kids Chess Software Parents & Kids
For kids aged 6 to 12 we recommend three basic and inexpensive chess books: 1) Chess Rules for Students, 2) Checkmate Ideas for Students, and 3) Chess Tactics for Students. The first one explains all the rules and chess notation, the second delves into checkmating patterns, and the third explains and challenges with important chess tactics.
For young kids ages 4 and up, the Fritz and Chesster software teaches chess in a fun way. For kids that are 7 or older and showing a serious interest in chess, the TASC Chess Tutorial (see video), lacks the snazz, but offers a lot more extensive value, with over 2600 interactive positions, introductions to each concept, testing by making the correct move in a position, and scoring. It is a smart investment.
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Starter Chess Learning Kit Learn Chess at Home: Starter Kit

Fun introduction to chess not available in retail stores gives new players confidence they need to discover and play chess well. Exclusive content is tested with more than 3000 kids in Seattle area schools with amazing results, creating numerous national champions.

Retail: $49.95
Price: $39.95
Save $10.00!
Complete Chess Learning Kit Learn Chess at Home: Advanced Kit

This kit contains the ideal resources we've packaged for learning chess
at home. You will be set up for success learning the game, avoiding bad
habits and often overlooked strategies, a key factor in becoming better
at chess rapidly.

Price: $199.00
Elliott's Chess School DVD 1, Pawn Level Elliott's Chess School #1 PAWN Level (on DVD)

Ideal for both kids and adults, this first of six chess training DVD's introduces the essential fundamentals in a clear, accurate, and enjoyable way.

Price: $20.00
Elliott's Chess School DVD 2, Knight Level Elliott's Chess School #2 KNIGHT Level (on DVD)

Builds on the fundamentals with important followup concepts in a clear, accurate, and enjoyable way.

Price: $40.00
Elliott's Chess School DVD 3, Bishop Level Elliott's Chess School #3 BISHOP Level (on DVD)

Learn to look multiple moves ahead as you master the tactics introduced in the Knight Level.

Price: $40.00
Elliott's Chess School DVD 4, ROOK Elliott's Chess School #4 ROOK Level (on DVD)

Learn not only how to turn an advantage into a win, but also how to create the advantage in the first place!

Price: $50.00
Chess4Life Online Chess School - 1 Year Membership Chess4Life Online Chess School - 1 Year Membership

Learn, practice and compete in a safe online environment that prepares students for success - at a fraction of the price of monthly membership or the full curriculum workbooks and DVDs.

  $49.00
Elliott's Chess School Pawn Level with 4 Workbooks Elliott's Chess School Pawn Level with 4 Workbooks

Elliott's Chess School Pawn Level with 4 Workbooks

Price: $50.00
Elliott's Chess School Knight Level with 4 Workbooks Elliott's Chess School Knight Level with 4 Workbooks

Elliott's Chess School Knight Level with 4 Workbooks

Price: $75.00
Elliott's Chess School Bishop Level with 4 Workbooks Elliott's Chess School Bishop Level with 4 Workbooks

Elliott's Chess School Bishop Level with 4 Workbooks

Price: $90.00
Elliott's Chess School Rook Level with 3 Workbooks Elliott's Chess School Rook Level with 3 Workbooks

Elliott's Chess School Rook Level with 3 Workbooks

Price: $99.00
   
 
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