Tip Junkie has moved! You're going to love the look & features.


Chores by Age

What kids can do at each age. Here's an outline for training them to be independent. To print it out click here.

3 years
Dress Self
Use Toilet independently
Beginning to brush teeth
Pick up toys
Say prayers
Clean Glass tables

4 years
brush teeth
make bed
make own breakfast
make sandwiches
beginning to clean room

5 years old
straighten room
empty garbage cans
set table
clear table
make own lunch
warm up canned food
get allowance

6 years old
take shower
load dishwasher
empty dishwasher
clean sinks
run microwave
water plants
make and answer phone calls

7 years old
wash dishes
floss teeth
clean toilets
pull weeds
have a savings account
read with comprehension

8 years old
groom nails and hair
get up by self
participate in team sports of clubs
develop personal talents
clean mirrors
memorize phone number and address
do own hair
begin piano lessons

Since this is a very long list, click here to get ages 9 - 16.