How do you assign chores to kids of different age groups?

Kids are the pampered ones for every parent! This is obviously true but you will miss out your kids’ responsibilities when not assigned any chores. So chores are the main objective for the children in developing their learning skill sets, behavior, sharing the needs, family involvement, etc.

Besides all these, how much of them can think, getting things done by their kids realistically? The answer might be quite a few. However, for the first time, you will have to tackle your child for the new task, regardless of age. Your child might be capable of doing chores quicker or later, it depends on their maturity, good motor skills or their level of concentration. Whatever capacity they are up to doesn’t matters, getting chores done frequently develops their personal and family responsibilities.

You may question yourself, “what chores can my children learn and what chores they would be capable of doing at the present age”? Beginners need some sort of pointers for even the simplest tasks. Here are the listed examples of kids chores recommended by Track Chores.

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Track Chores recommended chores for the kids under different age criteria

For Toddlers

  • Collecting snail in a pail
  • Pick up their toys
  • Throw away the diapers in trash
  • Arrange the toys after playing

Ages Between 3 to 6

  • Arrange the outside toys in proper boxes
  • Cleaning messy bedrooms
  • Remove the clothes from dryer
  • Fill pet’s water and food bowl
  • Arrange books on bookshelf
  • Clean up spills after the meals

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Ages Between 7 to 10

Responsible for the chores aged between 3 to 6 and apart from that, the following chores can be assigned too.

  • Plant the vegetables and seeds
  • Watering outdoor plants
  • Watering indoor plants
    • Rectify the plants with gardening games
      • Cleaning the outdoor play table with sponge
      • Planting and gardening

Ages Between 11 to 14

Children of these age groups are more capable of doing the chores aged between 7 to 10.

  • Taking care of personal hygiene
  • Wash the exterior windows
  • Arrange the mattresses
  • Fold the washed clothes
  • Interior vacuum cleaning
  • Unload dishwasher

Ages Between 15 to 18

  • Washing dirty dishes
  • Help to prepare the meals
  • Sweeping and mopping the floors
  • Wipe the dirty walls
  • Harvesting vegetables
  • Dry the wet clothes

Getting the chores done gives them a sense of responsibility and achievement!

 

Assign these chores for your children and share your new experience with the Track Chores.

 

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