Chores and Children: 7 Tips to Put the Two Together

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Encourage Teamthink

It’s normal to have to remind a child to do her chores, and it’s also normal for kids to gripe about it. Make a point of talking to her about how she’s part of a family, and each member contributes to everyone’s wellbeing. With time, this message will (hopefully!) sink in, and your child will start to view chores as a way to contribute, rather than as a punishment or a worthless job.