Wood board 40x40x1 cm. It is considered not just a game, but an art, a science and a mental sport. This is very appropriate, since it is often played competitively. Teaching chess can be useful as a way of developing the intellect. Chess is played both recreational and competitive. Chess benefit the development of both verbal and numeric cognitive abilities that favor the learning process: logical reasoning, emotional intelligence and intuition. The realization of social and recreational activities are very beneficial for the elderly, improve the quality of life, increase human relations, activate the dialogue and participation, maintain the initiative and independence, and above all fun, key to fight a possible anxiety or depression. Playing with children gives you the opportunity to influence social development and develop their verbal skills, as they will be motivated to speak. Also, when you play with your children, let them know that they are an important part within the family central to the development of his personality base. In difinitiva, accompany them in the game gives them security, promotes self-esteem, is one of the best instruments to strengthen the bond, the family gathers, promotes cohesion and communication.