Housework With Toddlers

Housework With Toddlers

Kids like to imitate their parents, so why not show your children how to help around the house? Easy, doable chores at this stage include dusting, watering plants, and sorting laundry. Get more ideas.

Ready to start teaching your child to help around the house? Now is just the time to take advantage of her desire to imitate you. She may slow things down at first (don't be surprised if the housework takes at least twice as long with her "helping"), but in the long run, her participation will pay off in so many ways. For one thing, she'll feel proud to be a part of the family's responsibilities.

At this age, your child should be able to help you:

  • dust
  • water plants
  • put laundry in piles
  • hold a dustpan

Just don't expect her to work alone — she'll need you there every step of the way.



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Great

KH 2/12/2016

Love it very useful

anxious

Daisy 2/12/2016

I can't wait till my little one starts walking!

Get your child to help

2/12/2016

Awesome ideas to get your children to help you!

awesome ideas

ludmila 2/12/2016

very informative

helping

2/11/2016

My little guy loves helping. yes, it's more work for us now but it will pay off.

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