• Step-by-step learning method
  • Suitable for both beginners and advanced players
  • Workbooks available for extra exercises

How to play chess step by step

Are you wondering how to play chess in a step-by-step process and are you looking for the most suitable learning book for you or your students? Then Chess-Steps has the right books available. We offer the most structured way to learn chess, by means of a practice-oriented book that matches the level of difficulty you or your students are comfortable with. From there, a chess student can develop his or her strategies and tactics step by step. All subjects are categorized and chopped into the smallest steps to ensure a solid understanding of each subject. With thousands of exercises you can train at your own level. Check out the books in our webshop to which subjects each Step has. You will find many subjects in more than one Step. The use and difficulty of the subject will be different though. Discover more about our step-by-step method!

How to play chess step by step with a book fit to your level

Of course, the easiest way to learn chess is by practicing the game. However, if you want to keep improving, the learning method you choose is an important aspect as well. But how to play chess step by step with a book from Chess-Steps? A chess game has many aspects from beginning to end, and therefore you need to anticipate and visualize future moves during the game. In other words, thinking ahead and recognizing patterns are important skills you have to master in the best way possible. The combination of manual and workbook offers a structured, practice-oriented and effective learning method to improve your skills and increase your chess rating. Our manuals, which you can order online, also contain complete scripted lessons for teachers. The step-by-step approach is suitable for all ages.

Order your book and discover the easiest way to learn chess

Chess can be explained in the easiest and most understandable way when you choose to order our books and learn with our step-by-step approach. Do you want more information about how to play chess step by step with a book from Chess-Steps? You can find more information on our website about the chess books we offer. You can order them directly in our web shop as well.

About us

The company Chess-Steps is responsible for distributing and promoting the brand Chess-Steps, also known as 'The Steps Method' or 'de Stappenmethode'.


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