Chore Charts: A Clever Way to Get Kids Excited About Chores! by Kathleen Braasch

Parenting
7 years ago
Chore Charts: A Clever Way to Get Kids Excited About Chores!

Are your kids pushing back on doing chores around the house? You're not alone! It's a common problem – and a solution is a chore chart! Online you’ll find a variety of lists of child-appropriate chores and ways to track them. Print one out, laminate it and put it on your fridge. Have each child pick a dry-erase marker color to use, and let them mark off what they’ve done for the week. There are even apps that track chores.

You can pay kids for chores or reward them with TV or computer time. It will give them a sense of accomplishment, and help you around the house, too!

start discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

National Read Across America Day: 4 Fun Ideas to Encourage Your Kids to Read

Playground Safety: What Parents Need to Do to Keep Kids Safe!

DIY Suet Bird Seed Cake Recipe: How to Make Homemade Suet Cakes for the Birds

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!