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"I'm BORED" chart & Summer Service Chart

How's your summer going?  Have your kids said "I'm bored" yet? Don't lie, you know they have at least 5 times today already.  I saw this BORED checklist  here  (Becky at I Lift Heavy Things ) and loved the idea. I asked her if I could make my own doodle version and she so kindly agreed. So here is the idea. Before your little ones can say "I'm bored" they have to stop and think . .  Have I . . . Been creative? Outside play? Read a book? Exercised? Done something helpful? (Get it? It spells BORED!) If they answer yes to all the above then they can come to you and you can help them find something. Here is your free printable (Click on image, save to computer, & make sure to scale to correct size before printing) And when my little ones get stumped on what is something helpful they could do I found this awesome service chart here  (Lindsey at  The Pleated Poppy ) and asked her if I could made my