Want to teach your child how to play chess? Don’t get overwhelmed with all of the pieces on the board. Learn how to play the knights game in this video. It is a simple game to learn and only takes 5 – 10 minutes to play. This is an excellent way to establish chess fundamentalsContinue reading “Introducing chess to your child? Teach them the knights game to help them learn how the knights move”
Learning Chess or want to teach your child how to play? Don’t get overwhelmed with all of the pieces on the board. Learn how to play the pawns game in this video. It is a simple game to learn and win, and only takes a couple of minutes to play.
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We have enjoyed our introduction to chess at White Oak Park in Dallas, Ga on Fridays from 10a-12p. Our group is growing and we are thankful to everyone that has made it out. There is nothing like a good game of chess at the park with friends. We are adding more days and times toContinue reading “Paulding Chess is Growing”
Join us Friday’s in August for an introduction to Chess. We are meeting at White Oak Park from 10am – 12pm at the pavilion in the back of the park. Ever wondered about the game of chess? If you’ve never had time to learn — now is a great time! We will introduce chess byContinue reading “Paulding Chess”
This you tube video is a hit with kids even if they don’t know how to play chess.
The White’s are going international, well just for the holidays. We are fortunate to be taking a cruise to the Western Caribbean with Warren’s immediate family for Christmas this year! We are looking forward to our next adventure and playing chess in the warm weather again! Where will you be playing chess this Christmas? WeContinue reading “International Chess”
With 2018 coming to an end we eagerly look forward to 2019 and what the new year will bring for Chess Made Fun. We are excited to make the list of top 75 Chess blogs to follow in 2019. Of course we owe each of you a big THANKS for reading and sharing our blog!Continue reading “Top 75 Chess Blogs”
When we recommend games for your family we’re not recommending more toys to clutter your child’s closest or playroom. We encourage you to have special activities or games your child gets to play with just you or the whole family. It is this time they cherish the most because they get to do it withContinue reading “Time With Your Child”
If your 2-5 year old isn’t interested in playing chess with you, put the chess board away! We recommend instead teaching about castles, queens, kings, knights etc., we have added some Melissa and Doug items that work for us! Some of these can be found at your local toy stores. You can also let themContinue reading “Toddler Chess”
One reason I love “Teaching Chess Step by Step” is the activities and exercises starts with the pawns game. Warren and I use this teaching method for players that are just learning chess for the first time. Starting with all 32 pieces that have different movements can be overwhelming. Starting with just the pawns teachesContinue reading ““Teaching Chess Step by Step””
Spice it up a little with a recent game “Pie Face”. Should be called Pie in your face. When my nieces first asked me to play I was hesitant! After a few rounds all the adults and children were sitting around the table counting clicks just waiting in anticipation to see who would be theContinue reading “Family game night getting boring?”