Why printable chore charts? One of the biggest challenges in having kids do chores is tracking chores to be sure they get done. One of the best ways is through charts. They are easy to use and don't leave room for kids saying that they didn't know what they were supposed to do. They also don't require much preparation for parents.
Looking for ideas on making your own charts?
Even if you have a good age appropriate chore list for your younger kids or a good teen chore list, you still might be a little stumped when it comes to making a chart of your own. That's where having some ideas and examples can help.
Here then are some ideas to get you started designing your own charts:
Still need some help? Here are some free chore charts in PDF format that can be downloaded and printed.
Each chart has a place at the top for a name, date or both.
Want to get the whole family involved? Family chore charts allow you to lead by example while at the same time making sure all the important household tasks get done.
Finally, once you have the chore lists and charts handled, you are well on the way to getting them done. Be sure to review the chores and expectations on how well the jobs are to be done with your kids. It can be frustrating for everyone to find a job that is done - but not to parent standards.