Chore baskets

Chore Cards {Chore Flip Charts} for your children to learn how to clean a room in the right order and not forget anything. These work amazingly well in my home! From Tips From a Typical Mom

A commission schedule for kids instead of handing them money for an allowance - great idea. I would have done a lot more chores when I was younger! frugaldad.com/do-you-pay-your-kids-an-allowance/

Clean room check list for kids- we have this hanging, and it works great! We laminated it and use dry erase markers to check each item off.

THIS IS WHAT I HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR! You do not get paid for chores because it's an expected part of being a family. Allowance is teaching children how to manage money. I have started this with the kids, the chore list doesn't get money but the commission chart does! There are different chores on each. AND she incorporates tithing and savings! Brilliant!

So simple, yet will provide hours of entertainment! Old tires - c-u-t-e!!!

Turn it into a game for the kids~ The dice decides which chore you get. OR to motivate me to get the stuff done I don't want to.

Who doesn't love the last day of school?!? What a fun treat to have waiting for the kids when they get home from school on the last day!

Here's one way parents could teach their kids how to do household chores and be responsible. We think they would also learn the value of money with this system. What do you think?

center bucket 5 gallon paint bucket and a "bucket jockey" from the tool section. $7 bucket jockey + $3 bucket! Best idea I've seen yet

What a fantastic idea!! "When the kids do their chores right away, with a good attitude and do them according to “mom’s standards” I reward them with a few points. They save these points and then at least once a week we open the family “store”." LOVE. IT.

5 reasons why kids need to help clean. Plus printable chore chart by age!

Chore List for all ages (Free Printable)

After 15 years of failed allowance systems and chore charts that were way too much work, I found an easy system that works for us.

43 chores young children can do

Instead of giving kids an arbitrary allowance, they can pick what tasks they want to do and earn as much money as they choose. Dave Ramsey talks about this...very cool.

Chore Charts - Confessions of a Homeschooler

Bits Of Everything: Money Jars for Kids: Tutorial

20 creative chore charts for kids - love these!

Great for older kids - infractions/penalties for not completing chores. Keeps mom from yelling and nagging!

LOVE THIS!!!!! Clutter Busting Game using ping pong balls-Each person chooses a ball, completes the task, then chooses another one. After 30 minutes, whoever has the most balls gets a prize -- like a no-chores day, or gets to pick a movie. - Such a great idea!