List of tasks children can master, by age, to gradually gain independence.

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Busy Kids = Happy Mom: Life Skills

Life Skills For Children: We have compiled 10 skills for you that will help you understand the importance of life skills for children which are very useful and universally acknowledged for kids to learn. #parenting

Teaching children how to have good character.

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Kids chores on appropriate age scale.

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Create a family summer schedule that helps keep the fun in summer, brains in high gear, and plenty of free time for play.

Kids | Parenting | The new year is the perfect time to start a chore system with your kids. Here's how we handle chores in our home!

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MUST PIN for both parents and/or teachers --- Life Skills - what kids should be able to do for themselves by age. Great list to reference. Lots of other great stuff on her site too!

Things to remember about kids at different ages and staged. It's not "misbehavior," it's normal behavior, and it's important for healthy development.

Teach Your Child not to Interrupt in One Simple Step. Love it -- so respectful of both the child and the adult.

Teaching kids to do age appropriate chores

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