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Mom, when using a free chore chart template, don't waste your valuable time!
Get the most out of this or any free chore
chart with these
- If desired, personalize your free chore chart. Write
child's name to the left of "Chore Chart" on printed chart.
- Fill in weekly chore list, then make copies for regular
- Give each child in your household a free chore chart.
Maintain a separate chore list for everyone.
- Child can use stickers or markers to mark chores
- Don't try to cram too much onto one chore chart. Use several
for maximum homelife efficiency.
- Place your free chore chart in a public place where child
remember to use it.
- Parent can use alternate color marker to mark chores NOT
completed or not completed correctly. Use your chore checklist to
help improve your children's skills over time.
(Scroll down for more helpful tips below these free chore charts for families.)
Print this free chore chart
or Family Chore Game or
(Requires a PDF file reader such
as Adobe Acrobat Reader).
- Consider using printable
reward charts for their motivational qualities.
- Use reward systems to motivate usage of all kinds of behavior charts.
- Fine-tune your mothering skills by using your own free chore
charts. You will demonstrate leadership to your
child and instill a team spirit.
- Saving weekly or monthly printable chore charts in a binder and reviewing
occasionally can lead to a genuine feeling of accomplishment in a
- Use these free chore charts for kids to track a friendly competition
between children (chores are a lot more fun if they are a game!).
- Give Grandma or a day care provider a free chore chart so
your training can be supported away from home, too.
- Let child decorate his or her free chore chart template or print out on
colored paper. Encourage your child to create pride in his achievements.
- If you prefer, this free chore chart can be used over and
over again by placing inside a clear plastic sleeve. Use a dry
erase marker to mark chore chart; wipe clean when finished with week.
- Get maximum results from your free chore chart by reading our chore charts article.
- If you prefer, you can print out our free household chores checklist chart. It
is less child-oriented, but adaptable for all your household cleaning
- Oftentimes one free chore chart is not enough to get the job
I find lots of creative household and organizing ideas work best. Then
I can easily adapt my mothering as my kids grow. I have really enjoyed
ebook. You might like it also.
- Have you been to Squidoo? I have a lens on printable reward
charts there, come and say hello!
Comments from visitors to our page about free chore charts for kids:
"I believe that this is what I
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"This chart has helped me alot with my
children keeping this house clean. I love it."
"First time on the sight. It's a great
resource for parents. Just printed out the chore chart. I
prefer to call it a "success and reward chart" but either way it's a
handy visable tool for families to stay on track. Thanks!"
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"Since moving into a bigger home, my 2
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them stay on track in keeping their rooms organized and cleaned along
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"I think that this is a good idea, especially
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"Thank you thank you this is exactly what I
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"I was so happy to have found your chore
chart! I had been looking for one online to print out, but they
all had chores filled in already, or had only room for a few
chores. Thanks again!!!"
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"I have the worst
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"you rock, thanks for the chores chart it really help"
Thanks, Moms, for all the great comments about our free chore chart page!
Colleen Langenfeld is a mother with over 29 years of parenting experience and helps other busy moms around the globe at www.paintedgold.com.
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