DISTRICT 4

YOUTH BRIDGE INFORMATION


Bridge Makes You Smarter

The evidence is in from a three-year study of bridge students and test scores in schools. Read the Results.

New School Bridge for Youth

The ACBL School Bridge Lesson Series program is designed to help you bring the joy of bridge to youth. More than 4000 youngsters participate each year in schools throughout North America. The fully funded program is sponsored by the ACBL and includes teacher stipends and free textbooks.

Complete information is available on the ACBL webpage.

Donna Compton's Teacher's Manual for children ages 4-7

Donna Compton's Teacher's Manual for children ages 8-10

Kitty Cooper's School Bridge Teaching Manual

Bridge Teachers for Youth Webpage

Check out what's happening this year in teaching youth bridge at the btfy website.

WBF Youth Bridge Manual is available at www.wbfteaching.org

Watch what Bill Gates and Fred Gitelman think about Youth Bridge:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJcFspR5koc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8nqEaUv7X0&feature

and some young players:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r6mfchIwccs&feature

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg7RpUihfHI&feature

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1UwuBXQkZY&feature