1. Ch 5, join.
2. Ch 3, 2 DC in chain loop, *CH 2, 3 DC, 3 times,* Ch 1, SC in beginning CH 3. (3 DC)
3.Ch 3, 1 DC in space below, DC in each DC across, 2 DC, CH 2, 2 DC in CH 2 Loop, repeat around, end the corner point the same as in round 2. (7 DC)Repeat for each round that you want to make your granny square larger. 4 DC will be added on each side with every 2DC, CH 2, 2 DC corner.This is how many DC will be in each row as it gets larger.
4. 11 DC total
5. 15 DC total
6. 19 DC total
Solid Crochet Square Video Tutorial - There are slight variations in how the squares can be done.
If you are a beginner, you can find a playlist for the basic crochet stitches by clicking on this link. Beginner Crochet Stitches
Crochet Geek YouTube -http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963
Crochet Geek 2 YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/user/crochet