After she grounded her three kids for being late to school, a mom named Lynette came up with the genius idea of creating a points-system for her children if they wanted to get “ungrounded.”
If Ashley, Ryan, and Adam wanted their freedom back, they needed to earn 500 points (each), which is done via various chores. This is what she sent them:
Lynette wrote on her blog that her plan is going off like gangbusters:
This worked out better than I could have ever imagined! My oldest son got right to work and earned his 500 points in one day. The other two are getting closer and working hard too! We had a nice dinner last night prepared by my son.
Good job, mom.