Publisher’s summary: Which chores need doing today? What’s the best way of doing them? And don’t forget to wash the dishes! Helping with real tasks is a natural progression from pretend play, and is a crucial stage in a child’s development. Achieving a shared goal encourages a sense of responsibility, and develops many skills useful in later life. Simple conversational text and lively illustrations are carefully designed to encourage further dialogue between reader and child.
A fun and positive book which encourages helping out at home. All the illustrations show the children being supervised by adults.
One of the illustrations shows a parent using an asthma inhaler, and one of the children featured is wearing a leg splint. Another illustration shows children helping with recycling.