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Teaching responsibility around the house (laundry)

Month 11 · Activity 24 ·   Lifeskills  


  • Learning to clean-up after yourself is a necessary skill to reinforce at all ages
  • This month work on putting dirty clothes away - down the clothes chute, in laundry basket, taken to washing machine, etc.
  • Reinforce when clothes should be put in the dirty clothes to be washed - for example; underwear after one wearing, shirt after two wearings or if stained, jeans when they look dirty, etc. 
  • Chat about why we need to have clothes washed - for example; removes germs and dirt, clean clothes help us to look nice and presentable, etc.


  • child's dirty clothes
  • laundry basket/hamper
  • Language Skills
  • Social Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills