board games is not lost even in this age of computer games, because they can not replace the desktop as an exciting and informative family entertainment, an island of comfort, combining the same table the whole family. A because board games and still have many developmental functions that improve math skills, logic, attention, memory, reaction, the ability to make a decision. So the board games – a great way for family all of its development. And today, the world continues to play a game whose origins are rooted in antiquity. But we passed last century collection of board games as a home entertainment – backgammon, chess, dominoes – remains neizmennym.Teper a few words about the most famous and popular desktop igrah.Nardy – an ancient oriental board game. About the one who invented it, and in what state this man lived, history is silent. However, it is possible to safe to say that people are playing backgammon for over seven centuries, since the oldest of the boards for the game, found in Asia, is dated 5000 bc Backgammon on a special board, 15 checkers of one color, and 15 other (total 30), two dice. This is a board game designed for two players. Result backgammon depends not only on your actions, but to some extent, and luck. Chess – One of the oldest developmental desktop games. Develops memory, creativity and logical thinking. Chess teaches deeply analyze situations, develop creative strategy. Combines art, science and sport. Playing chess has appeared as well as backgammon, on the East and also in ancient times. Chess – the most complicated intellectual game that is played very carefully and long. In our country, in the recent past, it was the most popular game among the intelligentsia. Bone. Initially, dice game was magical means for predicting the future. Were made of bone from peach and plum stones, bones and horns of animals, clay. In the days of the Greeks and Romans began to adopt a more noble Materials: bronze, marble, amber, porcelain, agate, rock crystal, onyx, etc. The most ancient games of bone were found in Egyptian tombs, belonging to 2000 years bc In India, the first mention of the bones were more than 2000 years ago ancient poem Mahabharata. Modern souvenir bones are made of fairly high-grade materials. Dominoes. Board game of dominoes was invented in about 1120 bc, and her parents were playing dice, once imported into China from India. Each "dominoes", according to original meaning, was a result of throwing two dice. One half of dominoes – one bone, the second half – another bone. In Europe the game of dominoes came about in the xviii century., in part, at the same time, modify. Now it was not different classes of bones and duplicates. Instead, the game now contain seven additional dominoes in which one half was showing "Empty". The game of dominoes requires, and, accordingly, develop mindfulness, memory, reaction. Domino great fit for friendly gatherings, mostly male.