Chess.com is a loved website and mobile app for the chess community. Some of the benefits include: Free account or Paid Subscription Plan Online learning through lessons, puzzles and puzzle rush Chat and message other players Setup a club for your local club members Allows you to play timed games, or gives up to 14Continue reading “How to Sign Up for a Free Chess.com Account”
A few questions you may be asking yourself… What are benefits to teaching my child to play chess? When is a good time to teach my kid to play chess? Your situation could be… You are a parent who wants to see their kids unplugged from a device and having conversations over a chess board. You home-school and are looking for a game that offersContinue reading “When is a Good Time to Teach My Kid to Play Chess?”
Mistakes are easily made when teaching your child to play chess. In this video we transfer our knowledge learned over many games played with children. Avoid the frustration that can come from overwhelming your kids. Follow these simple guidelines that will take teaching your child to the next level. If you can relate to thisContinue reading “Teaching Chess to Kids – Top 5 Mistakes”
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 “How to Play the Knights Game”
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.
This you tube video is a hit with kids even if they don’t know how to play 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””