5 Mobile Apps to Help Teach Your Child to Play Chess

Chess Made Fun recommends these 5 mobile apps (by age) that are made for kids to learn how to play chess and practice.

5-10 Years of Age:

KidChess (Free App)

This app is great for children just learning to play chess and it is currently a free app!

  • Puzzle Jam lets you solve as many puzzles you can before the time runs out
  • EZ Chess allows you to practice piece movement by playing a real game of chess against their EZChess computer
  • Monster Chess lets you learn how the pieces move by playing
  • Checkmate the King allows you to practice different forms of checkmate


Chess for Kids – Learn & Play (Free App that offers In-App purchases)

  • Super safe for kids (no ads, no personal data collection, no social features)
  • 8 levels and 1500 mini games and puzzles
  • Play simplified and full chess game against Chess Engine
  • Entertaining and challenging
  • Get points for correct answers, gain ranks, track your progress!


Dinosaur Chess (Paid App)

  • Fun way to learn and play chess
  • 11 lessons
  • 20 mini games and puzzles


Fritz and Chesster (Paid App)

  • Join Prince Fritz and his cousin Bianca learn how to play chess.  Test and increase your knowledge in a whole range of exciting games and situations
  • Promotion of memory, math, verbal reasoning as well as the development of critical thinking, creative thinking and socialization are among the many benefits of playing the sport of kings
  • 18 Standalone mini-games
  • Multiple players may log in with different names and play independently


10-15 Years of Age:

Chess+ (Free App that offer In-App purchases)

Really great for older kids and adults as well.

  • The most advanced chess training mobile app. Improve your skills, learn tactics and strategies
  • Hundreds of levels
  • Thousands of exercises
  • Free to play but you can purchase some optional in-game items
  • May also connect to Facebook
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

We truly feel the game of chess can and will benefit families and groups. The game of chess it seems is being unearthed in a new and balanced way to improve social interactions. Visualization becomes a powerful tool to young and old minds where wonder and breakthrough energies abound. Like never before, our special relationship with this remarkable game and the way we deliver it will truly benefit families for years to come.


Chess Made Fun provides moderately priced chess instruction, supporting products and technology tailored to the fun and learning of chess. Chess Made Fun provides and promotes opportunity, exploration and adventure in areas of specialized and applied learning.

Contact to Listing Owner