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