chores for kids

  1. Home Improvement

    Age-by-age motivation to get kids doing chores

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    As a mom, you're probably aware that delegating chores to your children is good for everyone involved. You'll get a break, the house...
  2. Home Improvement

    Readers reveal how they get their kids to clean

    When it comes to motivation for household chores, there's no need to reinvent the wheel. Our readers share their awesome ideas for...
  3. Home Improvement

    Skip making the bed: 10 Other chores your kid should do

    Let's face it, Mom. We know you do most of the housework, while your kids are essentially freeloaders. Here are 10 chores your kids...
  4. Organizing

    Whistle while you work: Chore time sing-alongs

    Liven up the drudgery of cleaning by turning on a sing-along playlist that's clean enough for you to enjoy with the kids.
  5. Parenting

    Put 'em to work! Teaching kids chores can be fun

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    Tired of begging, threatening and cajoling the kids to get their chores done? Try one of these kid-friendly approaches, and they...
  6. Family Fun

    5 Unique chore reward ideas

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    Keeping little ones on top of their daily responsibilities can be a challenge. With these unique chore reward ideas, you won’t...
  7. K-12

    Should money be a reward?

    Tax day has come and gone (hopefully you got a big return!) but no doubt, money is still on your mind. Why not take this time to...
  8. Tips & Advice

    Involving your child in daily chores

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    Can't seem to find the time to sweep, vacuum or dust while your child clings to your leg? These useful tips, ideas and child-sized...
  9. Parenting How-Tos

    How to establish household chores

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    Getting the kids involved in chores teaches responsibility and will lighten the workload for everyone! Learn how to establish family...
  10. K-12

    20 age-appropriate chores

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    While some children are more eager than others to help out around the house, giving your kids chores helps teach them responsibility...