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10 school supplies your child needs for a successful year

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It’s that time of year again. Summer’s coming to an end and students are preparing to go back to school. Back-to-school shopping can be hectic and overwhelming for many parents. We’re here to help you become an effective shopper whose child is well prepared for school. Here are 10 school supplies your child needs for a successful year.

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BlueFairy Bookbag – It’s important to make sure that your child has a cool, sturdy book bag that will last the entire school year. The BlueFairy collection on Amazon has many different styles and patterns for you to choose from as well. Amazon Price: $25.99

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Opux Premium Insulated Lunchbox – For those kids who take their lunch every day having a durable lunchbox is very important. This brand has good ratings on Amazon and is offered in a variety of colors. Amazon price: $12.99.

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Crayola Silly Scents 12-count Markers Novelty – Learning should be fun for kids. These markers will shock your student as they are reminded of some of their favorite scents while coloring. Amazon price: $7.95.

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24-count Ticonderoga Pencils – Every student should have new pencils when they are starting off the school year. This 24-pack is a great value. Amazon price: $4.47.

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12-pack of Gel Pencil Grips – These are a good thing to have to protect your fingers when you’re doing a lot of writing. Amazon price: $4.41.

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Bostitch Office Twist-N-Sharp Manual Pencil Sharpner – Having a portable sharpener is a pencil pouch must-have. Amazon price: $6.99

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ZIPIT Unicorn Pencil Pouch – Organization is a vital part of success. Your student needs a pencil pouch that can hold all of their creative materials. The ZIPIT brand is one that kids love because its pouches have fun faces on them. Amazon price: $9.99.

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Amazon Basics Heavy-Duty Plastic Folders – These are a school essential that your kids will need for the year. This pack has six different folders offered in a rainbow of colors. Amazon price: $10.99.

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Three-count Paper Mate Pink Pearl Erasers (Large) –  Good quality erasers are very important for students to correct their mistakes when learning.  Amazon price: $5.32

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Three-pack of Jumbo Elmer’s Glue Stick – These glue sticks are the best for students working on arts and crafts during the year. Amazon price: $7.85