Age-Appropriate Chores for Kids

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Age Appropriate Chores for Kids
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An important step in kids learning self-care and the value of work is to have them do small, age-appropriate chores around the home. Not only does it teach them self-care skills for when they are older and on their own, but it helps them to develop fine-motor skills and decision-making skills. And while you may relish the idea of getting some help with household duties, you may worry that kids don’t know how to do the chore to reach your standards.  You have to keep in mind how crucial it is for kids to have a chance to be more independent.

How can you help kids to develop skills such as organization?

There are numerous advantages for children who take on more responsibility around the house. They will develops skills such as time management, organization, fine and gross motor skills, to name just a few. There are chores that are useful in helping to promote almost every developmental skill you can think of.

For more about age appropriate chores for kids, read the original article here: Easy Chores for Kids

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