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    31 Things From Walmart That’ll Make Back To School Shopping Seem Less Daunting For Parents

    Back to school shopping made easy so you can check that off your to-do list.

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    1. A pack of index cards so you can expect good grades on tests after studying hard with these note cards.

    White index cards with pens laying on top

    2. A Barbie lunch bag so your child can arrive in style as they take a seat at the lunch table. Not a Barbie fan? Don't worry, the lunch bag is available in other designs like Minecraft, Mario, and so much more.

    3. Papermate retractable pens so your teen has all the color pens they will need and then some. These ballpoint pens make writing effortless so you won't have to hear the drama of "my hand is going to fall off" while they finish their homework.

    Pens in different colors

    4. An eight count of highlighters with see-through tips so you can see the text while you highlight. This fluorescent pack will take your kids' note taking to a whole new level.

    Highlighter is different colors

    5. A pack of Post-it Notes for when you or your kids need reminders throughout the school year. Pro tip: Assign each family member their own color to keep everyone extra organized.

    Multi-color Post-it pack

    6. A pack of college ruled paper that goes securely into your students binder with the three-hole-punched paper. Sometimes it's the most obvious things we need that we forget to buy.

    Pack of lined paper

    7. A double-walled water bottle so you can send your student to school with ice-cold water. Added bonus: It comes with stickers so your child will be excited to decorate and personalize the water bottle to show off at school.

    Kid decorating a water bottle

    8. A pack of 24 number two pencils so students have the correct pencil for test taking. This pack is sure to last all year long. ✏️

    Pencils laying on notebook paper

    9. And a pencil sharpener that does it all! It works on both pencils *and* colored pencils plus collects the shavings. You can also choose between two different tips, pointed *or* blunt pencil tip.

    Two pencils next to pencil sharpener

    10. A 2-inch three-ring binder so you have room to keep all your paper, syllabus, notes, and homework protected. It fits 520 sheets! Plus, it boasts two clear interior storage pockets.

    Black binder with paper inside

    11. A three-piece backpack set complete with backpack, lunch bag, *and* small pouch to carry pens, pencils, a phone, and whatever else you child will need. This matching set will surely have your scholar ready for their first day of school.

    White daisy and purple backpack set

    12. Insertable dividers so each subject can be labeled and have its specific location to set your child up for a successful school year.

    Dividers labeled inside a folder

    13. A washable glue stick that works hard just like your student does. (It's also less messy than liquid glue!)

    Glue stick next someone doing an art project

    14. Washable makers that will have your little one making colorful art in school that's worthy of hanging on the refrigerator for the whole family to see. Move over, Picasso.

    Kid holding markers with artwork on the desk

    15. A laptop computer that's lightweight so you don't end up with back problems from lugging it from class to class. The metal reinforced corners will provide extra protection against accidental falls.

    Black laptop

    16. Paper Mate erasers because mistakes are part of life, so no need to fret with these erasers. These latex-free and smudge-resistant erasers will keep your pages fresh, so fresh and so clean, clean.

    Two kids in class doing school work with erasers on the desk

    17. Or a composition notebook complete with a helpful guide inside showing metric conversions, fractions, decimals, percentage, a punctuation chart, *and* a multiplication chart.

    Black and white composition book

    18. A one-subject notebook for a great way to keep all your notes for each class in one place. The outside cover provides protection, and the notebook can also be placed inside a three-ring binder.

    Blue notebook

    19. A binder pouch pencil case that can fit so much more than just pencils. This extra-large pouch can fit all your school needs, and you'll be able to find what you are looking for thanks to the clear window.

    Black Pouch inside binder

    20. A Casio graphing calculator for your mathematician. It is approved for use on ACT, SAT, AP, PSAT tests.

    Black calculator with front case

    21. A pack of graph paper for classes like geometry or any old math class. Your X and Y axes will be on point with this paper.

    Graph paper inside green binder

    22. Crayola colored pencils for the artist but also the environmentalist because these pencils are made from reforested wood. 👩🏽‍🎨

    Colored pencils displayed out

    23. Paper clips so you can group together your important papers. These are made of 100% recycled materials, 50% post consumer waste.

    Box of paper clips

    24. A ~cute~ little monthly planner so you can write down important project due dates. Small and compact because you already have enough books to carry around. 🙂

    Smiley face planner

    25. A desk organizer set complete with pencil cup, clip holder, Post-it holder, and a letter sorter to create a space you will want to sit down and study at.

    Black desk set on desk with supplies inside

    26. A mat for nap time so your pre-K kid can catch some Z's midday. The mat is 2 inches thick so your child has plenty of padding, and the vinyl makes cleaning a breeze.

    Boy laying on blue mat

    27. A ream of multipurpose copy paper for printing out essays, homework, and projects. These feature Color Lok technology for more vivid colors, bolder blacks, and faster drying.

    ream of paper

    28. A dry erase white board but that's not all — it's magnetic! Write important notes, encouraging words, or hang those good grades. A+ product for A+ papers.

    White board with marker

    29. A pack of dry erase markers so you have different colors for your white board or score points with the teacher and give them a pack.

    Pack of markers

    30. A three pack of hand sanitizers small enough to throw in their backpack or pencil pouch to help them stay on top of germs.

    Three travel size hand sanitizers

    31. A 24 count of mechanical pencils that has number two lead so they can be used for test taking. The comfort grip provides relief to hands and fingers from writing all day.

    Pencils next to scantron

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