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This course features an extremely easy to follow animated presentation covering the basics of chess. You will learn the absolute essentials of the game including how to set up the board, how the pieces move and how to play. This course is great for beginners and will guide you through the basics of how to properly play the game.
BENEFITS OF THIS COURSE
In this course you will learn how to properly set up the chess board and where to place the pieces. We will go over where the pieces are positioned on the board, how the pieces move including how they capture other pieces and their basic powers.
WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?
This course is perfect for anyone interested in learning how to play chess and has zero to minimal knowledge. The course is organized in a structure that is easy to follow and review if needed. The course is great for children ages seven and above. The course is also great for senior citizens including grandparents.
WHY TAKE THIS COURSE?
Chess does not have to be a hard game to learn to play you just need proper instruction. This course is designed to explain the absolute basics of chess to anyone interested in learning how to play the game.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
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|Section 1: Welcome|
Meet Peety the Peanut
Course overview including what you will learn and the topics covered in the course.
|Section 2: The Basics|
Learn the basics of the chess board and an intro to each piece.
Learn to correctly set up chess pieces on the board.
Test Your Basic Chess Knowledge
|Section 3: The Pieces|
Learn how the pieces move and their special powers.
Learn how the bishop moves.
Test Your Chess Pieces Knowledge
|Section 4: How to Play|
Learn how to capture pieces and use their powers to form a strategy.
Learn the rules of check and how to checkmate your opponent.
Learn the exceptions and rules to chess.
Pawn's First Move
Test Your Chess Playing Knowledge
|Section 5: Misc. Info|
Benefits of ChessPreview
Myths and Misperceptions
About your Author
Andy has been teaching chess for over ten years to a variety of students of all ages. Andy enjoys synthesizing complex subjects into easy and understandable ways. Andy uses his technology skills to create awesome videos and fun projects. He enjoys traveling the world and competitive shaving. Andy is an avid chess enthusiast who has a passion for teaching children chess because he firmly believes chess can drastically improve cognitive abilities in children and in adults. Andy has never played in an official chess tournament nor has he ever had his chess skills rated. These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Check out Andy's chess course, you will love it.