Age-Appropriate Chores

Here are some ideas for age-appropriate chores for your kids. Do you have any other ideas? Share them in the comments!

Ages 2 to 3
● Put toys away
● Fill pet’s food dish
● Put clothes in hamper
● Help clean up spills
● Dust

Ages 4 to 5
● Make bed
● Empty wastebaskets
● Clear table
● Pull weeds/Water flowers.

Ages 6 to 7
● Sort laundry
● Sweep
● Set and clear table
● Help make /pack lunch
● Keep bedroom tidy

Ages 8 to 9
● Load dishwasher
● Put away groceries
● Vacuum
● Wipe kitchen surfaces
● Cook simple foods
● Mop

Ages 10+
● Clean bathrooms
● Cook simple meals with supervision
● Iron clothes
● Run washer/dryer/dishwasher
● Baby-sit younger siblings (with adult in the home)
● Change sheets

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