There is an ongoing debate about whether kids should be assigned chores. Many parents believe that kids shouldn’t be burdened with chores while some believe that children become more responsible and efficient when they are assigned chores
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So here are four reasons why you should let kids do some chores:
- They are young but will not be kids forever. Laundry, cooking, cleaning, etc. are basic skills that your child would need when he moves out. Chores help teach life skills.
- Tasks like cleaning their own room, doing their own laundry can make them independent and responsible.
- Assign some chores to your kids. It will help them get an insight into how hard their parents work. Chores reinforce respect.
- Fitting many tasks in your schedules is a huge challenge even for adults. When kids do this, they become time-savvy, responsible, and efficient. Chores help them learn planning and management skills.