Articles for parents
The top five ways playing chess exercises your brain
Chess is one of the oldest board games ever created and was reportedly invented in India in around 500AD, where nobles would learn it to practice military strategy. Since then, chess is played around the world and by people of all ages and backgrounds. Not only is chess fun, it’s also good for you – read on to find out how!
Articles about reading
Reading for pleasure early in childhood linked to better cognitive performance and mental wellbeing in adolescence
In a study published in Psychological Medicine in June 2023, researchers from the UK and China have found that children who read for pleasure from a young age had greater performance in cognitive tests and have better mental health as they get older.
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