22 Must-Have Materials for a New School Year
School supplies might not always be the typical pens and paper. It might be your approach to online learning or tools for managing your time. We asked our Facebook fans for some advice on the materials they absolutely must have for the school year. Their answers are great!
2. Sense of humor
4. Paper and printer ink for printing schedules
6. Dry erase board
8. A schedule
10. A great work space
11. A great attitude
12. Pencils, highlighters, binders, notebooks
13. Field trips
15. Highlighters, crayons, markers, colored pencils
19. Alarm clock
22. Coloring books
So get those notebooks, make those checklists, and make sure to laugh (and eat some chocolate) along the way.
Check out our Back to School Resource Center for more tips about preparing for the new school year.
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Lauren Martin is a Writer for Learning Liftoff. Previously, she has written for nonprofits as well as marketing agencies. She's covered environmental issues, women's rights, world poverty, and animal rights. With a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism from Ithaca College, Lauren enjoys interviewing families about their experiences with online education.