Benefits of Playing Chess

Ten Big Brain Benefits of Playing Chess

1. It can raise your IQ

2. It helps prevent Alzheimer’s

3. It exercises both sides of the brain

4. It increases your creativity

5. It improves your memory

6. It increases problem-solving skills

7. It improves reading skills

8. It improves concentration

9. It grows dendrites

10. It teaches planning and foresight

And at KSLC we have also found that it provides a safe social outlet for kids!