Sometimes the hardest part of having kids is teaching them how to be good and helpful citizens. You need to teach them the importance of accomplishing tasks. You want them to listen and work hard, but how do you teach them? How do you remind them of their chores?
We all have heard of chore charts, and they seem like an easy way to teach your kids about responsibility. Many parents find a chore chart provides a great way for children to visually see when they have chores and what they need to do.
The hardest part of using chore charts in parenting is finding one that will work for your family and one that children will actually be excited to use.
If you are thinking about using a chore chart don't be afraid to combine ideas or take things from one chart you love and put it into another. Chore charts are flexible and the most important thing is to find one you will actually use.
Christa is a part time photographer, part time writer and full time lover of life. She loves eating chocolate chip cookies and singing (but not at the same time). She has her degree in political science.