7 Reasons Kids Need Chores ...

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It’s almost a rite of passage, the childhood assignment of chores in childhood. As our children grow and mature, their chores become more involved, from making a bed to doing laundry or doing dishes and being in charge of recyclables. There are so many reasons having these chores is such a good idea, though the children themselves will strenuously disagree. Here are 7 reasons kids need chores.

1. It Teaches Them Responsibility

Every child needs to learn responsibility, and the flip side of that is the reward of knowing that someone (you!) depends on them to do their chores, and do them well. When they’re small, of course, the responsibility will be light, and we’ll have to remind them of it, but as they grow up, we’ll give them more responsibility, and we’ll have to remind them less and less…

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