School supply lists seem to get longer and longer every year. Teachers, parents, and students (from pre-school to college level) trek from store to store searching for the tools necessary to make it through the school year. Chances are a visit to Staples might offer one-stop shopping. They have all of the traditional school supplies and tools. Staples also has a variety of whimsical, but still useful, items that will allow students and teachers to express their personalities.
Look for the following items and more at Staples before going back to school:
Hello Kitty Two Pocket Pencil Pouch – This pouch is large enough for pencils, pens, highlighters, and markers. It has a metal ring on one side that would allow it to be attached to a binder, or to clip a small key ring to it. It’s perfect for girls that love all things Hello Kitty.
Glo-Lite™ Music Pencil Pouch – Exclusive to Staples, the music themed pencil pouch lights up in multiple colors. It’s available in three prints: Media Icons, Keyboards, and Music Notes. It includes three rings that make it possible to clip the pencil pouch inside of a three-ring binder or notebook.
Crayola® Washable Dry Erase Pencils – These dry erase pencils are formulated for low odor. They erase easily from standard dry erase surfaces. They come in an eight pack.
Glo-Lite™ Ruler – This ruler is an item exclusive to Staples. It has multi-color flashing lights. It’s available in pink, purple, and teal.
Fit & Fresh®14 Piece Kids Healthy Lunch Set – The lunch kit is BPA free. The containers are sized to fit into lunch boxes and include removable ice packs. The smart portion containers come in two cup, one cup, and half cup sizes.
Martha Stewart Home Office™ with Avery™ Binders – Classic smooth-finished and shagreen finish binders are available in blue, red, brown, white, and black. They’re exclusive to Staples. The one-inch binder holds up to 275 sheets. They’re extra wide to cover sheet protectors and divider tabs.
Glo-Lite™ Stapler – The light up stapler is available in pink, purple, and teal. It’s compact to fit into small spaces. It lights up with each use.
Staples® Cupcake Tape Dispenser – This dispenser is available at Staples exclusively. It’s available in pink and silver or brown and pink. It would add personality to any desk.
Neon 13 Pocket Expanding File – The file has 13 pockets. It makes files portable. It’s available in neon pink, neon blue, neon lime, and neon orange.
Martha Stewart Home Office ™ with Avery™ Wall Manager System – The versatile collection of boards and accessories can be mixed and matched. It’s available in chalk white or granite. Exclusive to Staples, the modular system is customizable. College students might find the wall manager system useful for dorm walls.
Staples has school supplies priced as low as a quarter. Parents and students can shop for supplies for grade school up to college. Just like in the commercials teachers, parents, and students that shop for school supplies at Staples might find themselves saying, “That was easy.”
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