Child Mopping

Are you sick of doing everything around the house yourself? Get you kids to help, they are more capable than you think!

Here is a quick guide on chores your little ones should be able to help out with. Obviously it needs a little common sense – if you don’t think your kids are ready or capable, no problem, but they will be able to help out with something if not all!

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0-1

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2-3

  • Put toys away
  • Put nappies in the bin

Toy Henry

Although they are too young to do systematic hoovering, they will love to try, and adore copying  mummy and Daddy with their very own Toy Hoover!

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3-4

  • All of the Above
  • Sweep/ mop the floor
  • Set the table
  • Water plants
  • Replace Toilet Rolls

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4-5

  • All of the Above
  • Put dirty clothes in wash basket
  • Wipe surfaces/ Clean low down windows
  • Tidy Bookshelf
  • Empty Bins
  • Make their beds

Organised toys

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5-6

  • All of the Above
  • Pour their own breakfast cereal
  • Unload the Dishwasher
  • Fold clean clothes and put them away
  • Help with meal prep

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I don’t know where they get it from ? but my girls were determined to chuck every item that is in their wardrobe onto the floor every morning.  Since I made them pick them all up and put them away every evening, however they don’t make half as much mess. Now just to make sure I don’t so this!


6-7

  • All of the Above
  • Wash Car
  • Wash Windows
  • Clean table and stack dishwasher
  • Dust
  • Wash Pots and Pans

kids cleaning car


7-8

  • All of the Above
  • Sort the Laundry into piles ready to be washed.
  • Hoover
  • Strip the beds

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8-9

  • Cook simple meals (with supervision)
  • Look after pets
  • Weed the garden

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9- 10

  • All of the Above
  • Sort and organise toys/ clothes
  • Clean inside and out of Car
  • Clean the Bathroom
  • Iron Clothes

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10-11

  • All of the Above
  • Wash laundry
  • Cut the grass

Cutting Grass


11-12

  • Make packed lunches
  • Polish Shoes
  • Put the bins out
  • Walk the dog
  • Hang washing on the line and take it in.
  • Pretty much everything!

Hopefully this will give you an idea of what your kids can be helping out with! If nothing else it might take your to do list from 100 things down to 98!!


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