Kids are like soft soil. They can be moulded in any desired shape but this moulding is a long-term process. It doesn’t happen overnight. Also, this process required a lot of patience. These days, parents pamper their kids because of their love and they don’t let the kids do any household chores
Due to the kids are mostly glued to their gadgets. This makes it difficult to adapt for the kids if they have to go away from home and family for further studies. They are not able to do the household chores without any help.
One of the important techniques in moulding the kids is to make them participate in household chores. Assigning tasks of household chores to the kids make them feel important and do not make them a couch potato.
There are few tasks that can be assign to the kids to make them habitual of household chores
FILLING UP THE WATER BOTTLES
Filling up the water bottles with drinking water is one of the important things. Usually, everyone drinks the water and keep back the empty water bottle and when the water is required again then there is no water available. Kids can be assigned the duty of keeping a check on the bottles and refill them from time to time.
HELPING IN CHOPPING OF VEGETABLE AND FRUITS
Teenage kids can be assigned the job of chopping vegetables and fruits. Because this job requires to use the knife or other sharp objects it is advisable to assign this job only to the teenage kids and that too under proper supervision.
ASSIGNING AREA FOR CLEANING
Kids can be assigned an area that they have to keeps clean regularly. Kids can do the dusting and mopping regularly and keep it area clean which is assigned to them.
WATERING THE PLANTS
Kids can be assigned the job of regularly watering the plants at home. This job can be very interesting for them as they get close to nature and if they do it regularly, they can learn gardening along with which is in itself a great hobby.
TAKING CARE OF THEIR YOUNGER SIBLINGS
Elder kids can be assigned to take care of their younger siblings. They can take care of the younger kid’s things, that they are properly stored at the appropriate places. They can take care of their younger siblings do not harm themselves unknowingly while playing.
Well, there can be many more activities that can be assigned to the kids. The purpose of these activities is to make the kids active, make them learn new things, make them feel responsible and make them ready if there is a need in the future of taking care of themselves on their own.