70 Fab Resources for Kids [food, chores, worksheets]


Free printable activities for kids and family chore chart templates that you can use to help organize your household. These chore charts for kids will help teach responsibility and self-reliance.  You can also use these free printable activities for kids and educational crafts that are great crafts for school.  Let these templates help take the work out of keeping your children and family on task so that you can enjoy more family fun time!  {{wink}} Note: this post has been updated to reflect even more fabulous ideas!

icons for a chore chart displaying cleaning and chore concepts

The Tip Junkie Creative Community has tons of Educational crafts and  chore charts and lists with pictured tutorials and free patterns if you’’re looking for more simple crafts for kids with educational activities. Included are pictured tutorials like 16 Printable Flash Cards {abc, numbers, math, words} and 14 Kindergarten Readiness Activities and Printables.

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chore charts

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Chore Charts

Chore Chart 1.  Chore Chart System ~ Don’’t let keeping the kids on task be your most difficult task! Here is an easy chore system that includes free printable chore charts, as well as work for hire & chores of the week sheets!

summer chore chart

2. That’s why chore charts and visual reminders of responsibilities are essential during the summer! For the past several years this has been our Summer Chore Chart and summer schedule. Download it free from Tip Junkie here!

way to go chore chart

3. These star charts are available in three colors and it’s an easy reward chart for good eating, good listening, picking up toys, and playing nice. Get them free from Tip Junkie!

Printable Chore Chart

4.  Chore Chart Printables ~ An adorable chore chart for both boys and girls.  They’ll love putting stickers on the chart when they have completed their task.

what kids can do by age

5. Ever wondered what chores your kids can do at what age? Here’s an outline for training them to be independent. To print it out free from Tip Junkie click here.

Kids Charts

Printable Worksheets for Kids6.  Free Printable: Kawaii Organization Kit for Kids ~ Here’s a fun organization kit to help! Use a cork board, fridge, or other visible place to keep these items where the kids can easily use them.

Kids Chore Charts

7.  Printable Super Girl or Super Boy Charts ~ Help kids keep track of stars they earn for doing chores and project around the house or award them for good behavior.  When they fill the whole thing up, they get a prize.  You can print a boy or girl version of this chart. Printable Chore Chart8.  Ice Cream Chore Trainer ~ Learning to do chores couldn’t be more fun with this interactive ice cream cone chore chart.  As the child completes a simple task they get to put another scoop of ice cream on the cone.  It’s perfect for preschool aged children. Chore Chart9.  Printable Chore Chart ~ This chore chart is designed to be printed, placed in a page protector (or laminated) and filled and and checked off with dry erase markers so you can re-use it over and over. Kids Chore Chart Printables10.  Toddler Chore Chart ~ With the simple, chic design of this free printable chore chart, you will be proud to display it on your fridge.  Perfect for getting the younger kids into a helpful routine while the older ones are at school.

Printable Chore Charts

Chore Chart Printables

11.  Chore Chart Printable ~ “Look WHO’s helping out!”  This adorable children’s chore chart is available in three color options as well as a cowboy and princess.

Printable Chore Charts

12.  Kids Printable Chore Chart ~ Life seems to go a little smoother when I have a plan laid out.  That goes for kids too.  Here is a printable chore chart that is easy to customize and even easier for the kids to use.  You can put little checkmarks in each circle, or those tiny smily face stickers would work perfect too!

Kids Chore Chart

13.  Printable Chore Chart & Ticket System ~ This colorful chore chart is a perfect visual reminder. The use of tickets helps the kids see what needs to be done, and helps mom keep track of who did what and needs to be paid.

Kids Chore Charts

14.  Printable Chore Chart Tags ~ Print these colorful chore tags to hang on hooks on an over the cabinet rod. Easy for kids to manage and follow.  They simply flip them over when the chore is completed.

Printable Chore Chart

15.  Printable Chore Chart ~ Choose from two great free printable chore chart.  One you can print, laminate and add magnetic strips to be moved over when the chore is completed or laminate the other and use a dry-erase marker to check off each chore as it’s completed.

Family Chore Chart

Family Chore Chart

16.  Room-By-Room Printable Checklist ~ After homework, hand each child their own job card.  They check off the jobs throughout the week and at the end of seven days you will have a relatively clean house.  Each card has a reminder at the bottom, “If it’s worth doing, it’s worth doing right!”   {true dat!}

Family Chore Chart

17.  Mom On The Go To Do List {Printable Chore Chart} ~ This great to do list is a chore chart for any mom on the go.  A great way to keep track of each of the tasks and errands you need to complete by day.

Chore Chart Template

Chore Chart Template 18.  Homeschool Planning Pages {Free Printables} ~ Download these free printable checklists to help organize and encourage your homeschool planning. Included in these downloads are 2 Styles of Student Weekly Scheduling Pages, Student Checklist, and Chore Chart Checklist in Color and Black and White Options.

Chore Chart Template

19.  Customized Chore Charts {Free Template} ~ For those of you who are familiar with digital scrapbooking, you can use this free template to print out customized chore charts for the kids.  You can even add your own digital photos of each chore so that the kids have a visual of what they need to do.  There is a boy or girl version available.

Behavior Chart

Behavior Chart

20.  Printable Children Chart – Chore Ticket System {Behaviors} ~ This is a weekly schedule that is fun with a printable children chart or chore ticket system which can be redeemed for store items or activity rewards. Tickets are given as rewards for chores and good behaviors. Tickets are taken away as consequences. The store contains items to purchase as well as fun activities to do.

daily schedule for toddlers

21. When my children where toddlers I found it very difficult to get everything done that I need and wanted to do.  My boys needed serious structure, so I came up with this schedule that helped all of us have fun and accomplish what we needed. Get the free downloads from Tip Junkie here!

daily schedule for toddlers

22. If you have a visual child, using these pictures on their schedule will help them learn to become more independent. They were so helpful to me as a parent. Download the free images from Tip Junkie!

small daily pictured schedule

23. As my boys got older, they were less intense, went to preschool, and were able to entertain themselves for a little while.  Therefore I made another schedule for them that’s a bit more laid back than the Daily Schedule for Toddlers. You can download the free Small Daily Pictured Schedule for Toddlers from Tip Junkie by clicking here.

Reward Chart

DIY Child's Chore Chart

24.  DIY Child’s Chore Chart ~ This fun child’s chore chart combines cutesy images depicting “chores” and fun “payment” coins {both on pretty wooden magnets}. The board is a chalkboard {for easy changes} and a small container that acts as the earnings box to hold coins each time your little one does his or her chore. Reward Chart25.  Way to Go Reward Chart ~ I formulated these charts for toddler age children, thus the minimal list for good behavior.  Available in three colors, this chart rewards good eating, good listening, picking up toys, and playing nice.

Reward Chart Printable

26.  Sticker Reward Chart ~ These sticker reward charts are a great way to stay organized and motivate your children.  Use them for homework, chores, or any other goals your little ones are working toward.

Reward Chart Printable

27.  Kids Reward Charts {Free Childrens Printables} ~ Use these free childrens printables charts to help encourage specific behaviors or arrange daily routines. Let your child help choose the final reward, and make sure she receives it promptly so she remembers just what she was working for. Reward charts are an aid to encourage specific behaviors or arrange daily routines, remember to give your child clear boundaries and goals for his/her behavior .

Educational Crafts

Educational Crafts

28.  Paper Craft Alphabet ~ I am squealing over these super adorable letters. I want to make them all! Each letter makes and animal/object that starts with that letter. And there is even a great tutorial on how to fold it and put it together after you print them.

Educational Crafts

29.  The Hungry Caterpillar Activity and Printable {Books} ~ Using the classic book The Hungry Caterpillar this post features a couple enrichment activities your preschool aged children will love! First is an egg carton painting project where they can create the caterpillar. Followed by a printable with food the caterpillar eats, and finally just like in the book she shows you how to turn that egg carton caterpillar into a beautiful butterfly! Fun and educational, a win win! Sight Words30.  Sight Word Sundaes ~ Build your own sundae with sight word toppings and ice cream.  This might just be one of the funnest ways to learn words.  And, they are super cute!

Crafts for School

Educational Crafts

31.  Paper Plate Pet Crafts for Kids ~ How to craft video for kids to make a paper plate pet. Includes free printable pet faces. Educational School Crafts32.  Farm Animal Finger Puppets ~ These free finger puppets are available in color as well as black and white.  Simply print, cut and tape together.  Perfect for pretend play!

Printable Activities for Kids

Coloring Sheets33.  Dry Erase Learning Mats ~ Here is a fun way for your preschooler to learn! After laminating these awesome printables, all you’ll need are some dry erase markers. Hours of educational fun that can be used over and over! Dress Up Doll34.  Woody Marionette ~ Don’t get spooked like a nervous colt, this paper marionette is easier than it looks and will be a great addition to any little cowboy or cowgirl’s bedroom.  Complete instructions are provided on the printable. Printable Paper Dolls35.  Paper Cone Girls ~ These cone girls are the cast of a glamorous school prom! They are 3D printable paper dolls in a cone shape, with all the dressing up fun of the classic paper dolls.  They are easy to make and perfect for small hands to hold. Printable Worksheets36.  Taste Test for Kids ~ Do you have picky eaters? Try a food taste test to get them to try some new foods. And make it fun with the Free Printable Taste Test Chart, too!  It’s also a great way to learn colors.

Worksheets for Kids

Subtraction Worksheet37.  Loose Tooth Subtraction Activity ~ A fun activity for kids to practice their subtraction facts.  The worksheets don’t have any teeth, which lets them both draw the teeth and black them out as well. Worksheet38.  Pond Themed Preschool Activity Pack {Printable Worksheets for Kids} ~ This fun pond themed activity pack is full of puzzles and worksheets for preschool aged kids.  Lots of practice drawing shapes, counting frogs, and matching colors with these free printables.

Printable Worksheets

39.  Star Wars Preschool Printable Worksheets ~ I love all things Star Wars, so naturally I am in love this darling Star Wars preschool pack.  These free printables include word and letter sheets, find the different object, beginning sound cards and much more. Printable Worksheets for Kids40.  Free Printable: Kawaii Organization Kit for Kids ~ Here’s a fun organization kit to help! Use a cork board, fridge, or other visible place to keep these items where the kids can easily use them.

Fun Printable Activities for Kids

Kindergarten Printables41.  Tasty Bingo {free printable} ~ Print out these bingo cards and grab some snacks from your pantry to play these fun games with your kids as a great summer boredom buster! Not only will your child have fun it teaches them letter recognition.  You can also customize the game to suit your child’s needs. Kindergarten Crafts42.  Cookie Sheet Activities ~ Children will have fun learning to rhyme, ABC order and how to make words with this magnetic activity tray.  You can usually find the alphabet magnets at the 99 cent stores and if you already have a cookie sheet then you’re set.  Print the free worksheets and let the fun begin.  It transports easily too, from their lap to a desk or even the car.   ABC Bingo Printable43. ABC Bingo Mat ~ Help your child with learn their abc’s with this fun game of bingo. All you have to do is register for the Teachers Notebook and you can print the mats for free.

Printable Art Projects

Art Worksheets

44.  Imagination Workout ~ This worksheet has 11 boxes for children to draw mini pictures from shapes and abstract lines.

Art Worksheet

45.  Silly Faces Worksheet ~ Kids love to draw silly faces, let them practice by drawing different mood faces by using the adjective in the box.

Printable Art Project

46.  Q-Tip Painting Project {Fine Motor Skills} ~ Here is a fun way to exercise your child’s fine motor skills! These Q-Tip painting projects are great because not only do they serve a function but they’ll also look great hanging on the fridge and to keep as memorabilia!

Math Art Projects for Kids

Math Art Projects

47.  Toddler Time Busy Bag {Preschool} ~ This fun and entertaining busy bag is the perfect idea to keep toddler and preschool children from getting bored this summer. Bags can be filled with arts, crafts, educational and sensory items to help young children grow and explore. Set up a bag exchange with other parents to introduce your children to new and exciting ideas. Math Art Project48.  Pom Pom Numbers {Preschool} ~ This simple numbers craft printable is perfect to teach numbers to children in preschool. Simply print the number cards on cardstock, laminate, put tiny velcro pieces on the cards and stick the other side to a small pom pom. This craft is also a great way for young children to practice fine motor skills.

Math Art Worksheet

49.  Pre-Geometry Math Art Skills ~ Math is not always about numbers it’s also about art! Help your 1st-grader get a grip on the more abstract concepts of math with these worksheets on shapes.

Science Activities for Kids

Science Activity

50.  Printable Weather Station {Weather} ~ One of the fun concepts kids need to learn is about the weather! This printable make teaching and learning this concept easy and fun! After you have printed the pieces put them together with the help of the tutorial!

Science Activity

51.  Printable Brain Puzzle ~ Fabulous for homeschoolers or kids just interested in biology or science, print out this Brain Puzzle to help them learn the different lobes of the brain.  There is also a fun link for making a cool printable brain hat.  {giggle}

Team Building Activities for Kids

Team Building Activities

52.  Flag Tag Relay ~ Two teams and a bucket of flags are all you need for some patriotic outdoor fun.

Team Building Skills

53.  Survivor Party Games ~ Who will be the sole survivor?  First things first, you need to divide your guests into two teams.  All of the challenges are representative of typical challenges that you would see on the Survivor television show including digging, puzzles, swimming, muscle, and an obstacle course.  These games are perfect for the whole family to participate in!

Nutrition Activities for Kids

Nutrition Activity54.  Choosing a Healthy Plate ~ Help your child choose a healthy plate with this fun activity.  Children get to color their pictures and then place the food choices on the plate according to the food pyramid.

Nutrition Worksheet

55.  Health Activity {Free Childrens Printables} ~ This free childrens printable activity worksheet will help young children learn which healthy choices are the right choices to make, and which ones are not so good choices.

Learning Activities for Kids

Learning Activities for Kids56.  Alphabet Books {For Preschoolers} ~ These Alphabet Books are a nice afternoon craft that doubles as a learning tool for preschoolers. The construction of this craft couldn’t be simpler, using one 8 1/2? x 11? sheet of paper to make an eight page book.

Printable Worksheets

57.  Printable Countries’ Flags Flash CardsThese printable flash cards are designed to help kids learn the different flags of various countries.  There are over 35 countries, and you can print them as flash cards, or use them to play a matching memory-type game.

Learning Activities

58.  Teaching Piano to a Young Student {Music & Instruments} ~ This post features a great activity to help teach the piano concepts to your little pianists! With this printable all you have to do is download, print, cut out and get to work with your little student! A perfect way to get away from the keys for a few minutes, all while still learning great piano concepts!

Reading Activities for Kids

ABC Kids Activities59.  25 Ways to Use Magnetic Letters at Home {free printable} ~ Preschool and Kindergarten readiness has never been more easy than using magnetic letters to help with letter and word recognition.  Use this free printable 25 Ways to Use Magnetic Letters at Home guide to help your children learn with magnetic letters.   Some of the fun activities include making food words, alphabet train, rhyming pairs, letter in the circle, magazine match and more! Reading Activity60.  Reading Punch Card ~ Using a punch card just may help motivate the kids and make reading homework a little easier. You can choose whether they get a punch for a book read, or for a certain amount of time completed. I wouldn’t even mind using one myself as a bookmark to help me keep track of the progress of my reading list. Reading Activities61.  Brown Bear Printable Activities {Free Printable Kindergarten Worksheets} ~ If you love reading the book Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? By Eric Carle to your little one, than you want to check out these fun free printable activities for your kids.  There is a matching game with all of the characters from the story, a coloring book, alphabet flip cards, a sequencing activity, and more. Vocabulary Flash Cards62.  Sight Word Flash Cards ~  Not only are we hooking you up with some darling free printable sight word cards, but also 25 fun ways to use them with your kids!  I just adore free printable games that also help educate.

Handwriting Worksheets for Kids

Handwriting Worksheets for Kids63.  Book Report Worksheet ~ This is a wonderful activity to test your child’s comprehension as well as their writing skills.  And, since summer is quickly creeping up on us it will be a great summer reading activity. Kindergarten Worksheets64.  Kindergarten Readiness ~ Help your child brush up on their pre-kindergarten skills with these readiness worksheets.  The free worksheets include an alphabet handwriting drill, scissor practice, letter matching and number recognition.

Fun Printable Puzzles

History and Geography65.  USA Map Jigsaw Puzzle {Geography} ~ Here is a fun way to learn the states within the United States. Great because it can be used in different ways for different ages! All you have to do is print and cut out if you desire! Easy Peasy!

Printable Puzzles

66.  Aa-Zz Flash Cards and Puzzles ~ These flash card puzzles are a fun way to help children learn the alphabet as well as upper and lower case letters.

Printable Memory Games

Lego Printables67.  Lego Matching Game Printable {Memory Games} ~ Need an easy way to keep your kids occupied for a little while? This post features a lego printable memory game great for a lego themed party or just as an afternoon activity. All you have to do is download, print and cut out! Easy-peasy!

Printable Memory Game

68.  American Girl Memory ~ Memory is such a fun and easy game to play with children of all ages.  Play this game at home as a family or during an American Girl party.

Printable Memory Game

69.  DIY Paper Popsicle Memory Game {Free Craft Printables} ~ Add a little summer fun to the traditional memory game by scattering this free craft printable at a summer ice-cream social, bbq or picnic for a bit of interactive fun for guests!

Learn Colors

Learn Colors70.  Free Printable Color Book {Preschool Craft} ~ This great FUNctional printable preschool craft  is educational, too! Fun, right?  The printable comes as a 4 page pdf file…just open, print, and cut.

70 Fab Resources for Kids [food, chores, worksheets]

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