Love love LOVE this!! Prayer Sticks: popsicle stick with picture of family member or friend. Each day have child draw a name and you both pray for that person. Fabulous way to teach importance of prayer for others and not just your own wants!!
It's placed on their pillow during the day, so they will be reminded to pray at night, then at night, it goes on the floor, so they'll step on it when they wake up and remember to pray. Going to do this for my two boy's such a great idea!!
"I'm Bored!": Find out what this mom did to banish boredom!
Are you sick of hearing "I'm Bored"? Check out this bright and fun Bored Jar. Half simple chores (designed for kids ages 4-10) and half fun, imaginative play ideas, plus some blanks for you to fill in your own (based on your child's age and interests)! Co
WOAH! And i just threw away who knows how many gluesticks!! // Melt down crayon pieces and pour into glue stick containers to harden. Big crayons that can be rolled up as they are used - great idea!! -
Responsibility Station for Kids - available now! -
The popsicle sticks in the bucket are the chores that need to be done and then marked off on the above chart. Then, the paycheck sheet to the left gets marked with the allowance made each day. At the end of the week, it's added up and paid, and the child separates the money into the three pouches, "Spend it", "Save it", and "Give it". Such a great way to teach so many wonderful virtues.