Rosy does dishes — voluntarily. Getting the 2-year-old involved in chores did lead to the kitchen being flooded and dishes being broken. But now she is still eager to help. Michaeleen Doucleff/NPR hide caption toggle caption Michaeleen Doucleff/NPR Goats and Soda How To Get Kids To Do Chores: Does The Maya Method Work? September 1, 2018 Inspired by Maya families where kids happily pitch in, correspondent Michaeleen Doucleff tries to get her 2-year-old daughter to become a household helper.