PARENTING: The Best Back-to-School Supplies for Kids

It’s that time of year again! Back-to-school means it’s time to shop for school supplies for your kids, so we’ve rounded up the best products, including durable backpacks, fun flash drives, book covers and bento boxes. Check out our round-up and add these cool finds to your school supply shopping list.

Best Backpack for All Ages: Jansport Backpack

Best Lunch Box for Kids: Bentgo Kids Leakproof Lunch Box

Best Pencil Pouch for School: Homecube Pencil Organizer

Best Markers for Big Kids: Sharpie Pens

Best Markers for Grade School Kids: Crayola Markers

Best Binder for Kids: Poppin 1-Inch Pocket Binder

Best Folders for Back to School: Heavy Duty Plastic Pocket Folders

Best Sticky Notes for Back to School: Sticky Markers Colored Sticky Notes 2 Piece Binder Pack

Best Erasers for Back to School: Xeno Tri-II Retractable Erasers

Best Book Covers for Kids: Stretchable Jumbo Book Covers

Best Water Bottle for Kids: Takeya Activities 18oz Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle

Best Planner for Kids: Erin Condren Kids Planner

Best Flash Drive for Kids: 32 GB Ninja Flash Drive for Kids

Takeya Activities 18oz Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle


Takeya Activities 18oz Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle

Staying hydrated all day long is important, so add a new water bottle to that back-to-school supply list. This pick from Target comes in multiple color choices, is insulated to keep water cold all day long and has a leak-proof cap, a convenient spout-shaped lid and a handle that makes it easy to carry or clip on to a backpack.