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Reward Them
If your children do what is asked, give them a reward, Rabbi Shmuley says. "Sometimes I let my kids have a treat like ice cream or take them somewhere fun with me when they did a really great job at something," Rabbi Shmuley says. "It also makes them happy to do things for you because they know you appreciate it."

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