Mom Must-Haves: Back to Learning Edition


Back-to-school definitely looks a lot different this year, but despite changes and uncertainty, kids still need supplies! Whether your child will be going back into the classroom, homeschooling, or doing virtual learning, we’ve got you covered with all of our Charleston Moms contributors’ favorite products for back to learning this year!

What are your favorite things to stock up on for a new school year? Let us know in the comments below!


Logitech H390 USB Headset w/Noise-Canceling Microphone

A good headset with a mute button for online school is something that a lot of parents might want on their back to school list this year. Especially if you have more than one child and want to ensure concentration!

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Assorted Kids Lap Tray by Creatology™

Lap desks! My kids can have their Chromebook, workbook and all their supplies next to them and they don’t have to be stuck at the kitchen table while doing it.

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Happikids 3-Tier Rolling Utility Cart

The storage rolling cart with 3 large and deep baskets and provides enough room for your daily essentials, kid supplies, office product, and more. Perfect for the office, kitchen, bedroom, bathroom, and living room, etc.

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The Bailey Blue Mask (Kids)

Check out these super cute, and soft, face masks! They are machine washable and designed to withstand at least 100 cycles. Bonus: Bailey Blue will also be donating masks to local hero’s!
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Pottery Barn Backpack

Super durable and tons of fun prints to choose from! They’re available in three different sizes.

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SUNEE Dry Erase Pockets

Save paper with these 10×14 dry erase pockets! Perfect for practicing handwriting, math problems, or whatever your child is working on!

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Classroom Timers for Teachers Kids Large Magnetic Digital Timer 2 pack

Whether your child will be learning in the classroom or at home, timers are a must for all parents! These timers also are magnetic, have a kickstand, hanging hole. and a memory setting.
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Snug Flask for Kids – Vacuum Insulated Water Bottle with Straw

If there’s one thing us mamas buy a lot of, it’s water bottles. Finding just the right one that your kiddo actually likes is no small feat! This one has been a repeat buy in our house. It has a push-button lid, made from high-quality stainless steel, and lots of designs for your child to choose from. Plus they fit perfectly in the side of a backpack and come in two different sizes!
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Learning Resources Mini Muffin Match Up Counting Toy Set

These mini muffin counters boost color recognition, matching, sorting, counting, addition, subtraction, and other early math skills. They are great for group activities and gameplay and help with fine motor skills.

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Day Designer Weekly Planner

This one is for mom! Anyone else a total sucker for a good planner, or is it just me? Finding the perfect planner can be a challenge, but there’s a reason that these Day Designers are so popular! This one includes a signature weekly page format that combines your weekly schedule and to-do list on one page, as well as goal setting worksheets, annual overview, and monthly calendars. But it doesn’t end there! It also has “Today & To-Do” – includes signature daily pages with daily hourly schedule, “Notes” – includes lined notes pages, and “Stay on Track” – includes expense trackers, packing checklist, entertaining checklist, bucket lists, and more!

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