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Spring Cleaning… for kids!


Make spring cleaning a family activity by involving your kids. Here’s a list of tasks for all ages.

2-4 Years Old

  • Put clothes in hamper
  • Clean up toys
  • Help feed pets
  • Check under the beds and furniture for things that don’t belong
  • Dust baseboards
  • Dust windowsills

5-8 Years Old

  • Unload groceries
  • Put clean clothes on hangers
  • Clear or set the table
  • Help with food preparation
  • Make beds
  • Change sheets
  • Spray down the mirror and wipe it clean
  • Clean the sink
  • Dry and put away dishes

9-12 Years Old

  • Clean bathroom
  • Rake leaves or shovel snow
  • Wash dishes
  • Take out the trash
  • Learn to operate the washer and dryer

13-17 Years Old

  • Everything listed for 12 years and under
  • Vacuum or sweep the floors
  • Prepare meals
  • Wash, dry and fold clothes