Chores for 4 year olds
Age appropriate chores. It's weird how few kids I know have any chores at all. Now I read this and think my parents were soft on me too!
Chore chart - love this concept of Velcro tabs to mark chores that are done.
ADOREABLE DIY CHORE CHART for KIDS: Basically each chore magnet contains a chore that needs to be done once a week by each child. Once done, it can be moved to the “done” section. Larger sized magnets are for big jobs like cleaning the playroom or sorting out games and small toys. List of possible chores: -SHOES & COATS -BOOKS -DUST -LAUNDRY -MAKE BED -CLEAN ROOM -CLEAN PLAYROOM -CLEAN LIVING ROOM -GARBAGE -ORGANIZE TOYS/GAMES
Childrens Nighttime Drawing Journal - Each night have your child draw a picture of their favorite part of the day. Then write a caption about the picture. Would be a good "while making dinner" or "while doing the dishes" activity for the kids.
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And snap!! The job's a game!! Good way to introduce kids to chores.
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Great ideas on how to make your little ones a cleaning kit and get them involved with the chores early on. If you start them young and convince them cleaning is fun, it will pay huge dividends in the future!
I really liked this list (a reminder that kids can do more)
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Will come in VERY handy this summer ---> 20 Great Games and Activities to Play With Your 4-Year-Old
Starting with age 5, have a family rule that your child makes their bed every day--and then don't fix their work. This post has 100+ ideas to help you tame the chaos in your home (and your life)--this is just one tip! These are really great tips for the whole house!!
Instant Gratification Chore Chart by Moritz Fine Designs