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Have you walked into your kids bedroom and fallen because of all the junk lying everywhere? Well this is the article for you. This article will show how to make a cleaning checklist and reward system, and how to enforce it.

Method 1 Checklist

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

1 Grab a piece of poster paper and title it ” Cleaning Checklist”.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

2 Write down some chores that can be done by your children. Make sure they are age appropriate, though (ex. A three year old shouldn’t be washing dishes, or doing as much work as a 13 year old).

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

3 Beside it, write the names of who will be doing what specific chore. If you want, you can have chores rotate every week/month.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

4 Give the children some interest in it! If they want, they (or you) can draw some cool pictures on the chart.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

5 Put little boxes beside each chore to check when a chore is completed. If you want, you can put some kind of fun sticker in the boxes instead of a normal check-mark. Method 2 Rewards

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

1 Explain to your children that if you do the chores that you get a reward, and not the other way around.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

2 Jot down some rewards that come to your mind. For example, if they are old enough to be getting an allowance, you can give that to them. If they are younger, every week/month you can: Give them a small toy if all chores are completed in time.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

Set up a “Treasure Chest” where they can get items such.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

Give them candy.

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

Give them a trip to a favorite store (Eg. ice cream shop)

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

Give them a small amount of money

How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids
How to Create a Room Cleaning Checklist and Reward System for Kids

3 Write this all down and put in a place that your kids can see.

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