The Chore Box...Genius Concept For
Why didn't I think of this? Kudos
to the genius mom that did.
The Chore Box. If toys are found out of place, pick them
up and put them into the box. The toys owner has to do one chore per toy they would like back.
The chore needs to be something you would have done if you
weren't picking up the toy. (Cause & Effect)
Make the chores easy enough for a 4-5 yr. old.
You'll be surprised at how successful this is.
Arguing about toys being picked up is minimized, and
you may find that when they get their belongings back they automatically put them in their place, fearing a