Chores: Ideas, Motivation, & Allowance

Dr. Judkins offers guidelines on the age to begin chores, suggestions for age-appropriate chores, and whether to pay children for chores. Giving children an allowance for chores can be a complex decision for families. The suggested method for chore compensation can teach children about the value of money while possibly even encouraging them to do more chores! (16:16)

This video will answer the following questions including:

  1. When should I start giving my child chores?
  2. Should I pay my child to do chores? If so, how much?
  3. Help—Getting my child to do chores always ends up in a fight. How can I motivate my child to do them without arguing?

Recommended audience:

Anyone who is trying to get children and adolescents to be more responsible!