School Supplies Your Kids Need this Year (and some stuff for you!)

It’s that time of year again where summer is winding down and it’s time to start gearing up for the kids to go back to school! Getting prepared for back to school can be a bit overwhelming. The children need notebooks, paper, pens, books, classroom items, and more! Plus, each child wants very specific things to show off their personality. If your child is older and going into high school even, the lists are even more specific and may need certain types of calculators and tech for the year. To make back to school shopping more fun, we’ve gathered a list of unique school supplies your kids will love this year! Plus, a few of these items will be fun for you too!

Fun Backpack

First on the list, is a new backpack! You can never go wrong with a JanSport classic bag. They have all different types – from solid colors, to the latest movie trend, and patterns! It’s a great one-stop backpack shop for your kids.

girl with backpack


This is a must-have for your kid that loses everything! It’s a little square that you can attach to your bag, keys, wallet, toy – anything really! They have different options for different items you may want tracked. It’s Bluetooth tracker makes it easier than ever to find your misplaced item. This is perfect for the parents too!


Unique Pen/Pencil Case

This is a fun way for kids to show off their personalities. They can get characters, personalization, and all the different patterns they want. Etsy is a great place to look at for different options that your child may like.


Picture Keeper

You don’t need to go back to school without an easy way to save all of your photos and files! Picture Keeper has a variety of options depending on what you’re looking to keep safely stored. For the student without a lot of office files, Picture Keeper Pro is an essential item to easily store their files without doing the work! For the sentimental parents taking a lot of photos on their smartphone of their kids during the school year, Picture Keeper Connect will be a must-have. This USB device will plug into smartphones, tablets, and computers to backup all photos, videos, and contacts. You will never worry about losing that first day of school photo again!


Personalized Planner

If your child’s a super organizer, they’ll want to pick of the perfect planner for the year and not use the same old thing the school gives them! Again, Etsy is another great place to look for really good planners that will keep your child organized and ready to go for the school year. Plus, there’s tons of cute ones for yourself to keep up with all of your work, appointments, and after-school activities for the kids!

planner and graph paper notebook

Now that you have your list together, it’s time to get shopping! Be sure to capture all of your child’s best moments and protect them using Picture Keeper.