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Easy Activities That Teach Young Kids Practical Life Skills

Arm them with the right tools and let them get busy

Vicky McDonald
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Published on: April 20, 2022

Easy Activities That Teach Young Kids Practical Life Skills

Table-setting-station
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Vox Clara Family

Setting the table

Meal prep times can be frantic for parents, and young kids can be a tough distraction. Keep them entertained and focused by giving them table-setting duty. Set them up for success by making all utensils easily accessible and work with them on bigger tasks such as pouring water for all the family members. The folks at the Vox Clara Family have some great ideas for creating a table-setting station so this task is always achievable for your independent kid. 

For special occasions, have them branch out and learn a new skill — Nell at Rhythms of Play has some great ideas for teaching kids the art of flower arranging. 

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