Tasks for Tots: What are good jobs around the house for kids?
What age were your kids when you started giving them daily/weekly chores?
What jobs did you start with?
Any tips for keeping it fun and motivating?
At three and a half, O thinks that doing jobs is really great, but he’s not that good at it. His idea of dusting is taking a rag and wiping in one little area many times and then moving on.
I want to teach responsibility and a good work ethic to him, but sometimes it just goes so much faster to do it myself! But that’s what my mom did, and thus I didn’t know how to do laundry until I went to college. That was totally not cool.