Once again it’s back-to-school time, and parents are concerned about shopping for school supplies and gearing up for homework-laden evenings again. Lorri has some resources to help you look for the best choices in school supplies, and links to great homework tips.
Looking for the right stuff for school? Good Housekeeping magazine has some great ideas for backpacks, lunchboxes, computers and other school supplies. Their Good Housekeeping seal of approval for products has been a guide for generations of Americans. Take a look at what they’re recommending. CouponMom.com has coupons, freebies, and great deals on all kinds of groceries and school supplies, all organized by zip code so that you get coupons and information tailored for and relevant to you.
Worried about getting your kids into the homework habit again? Good Housekeeping has some suggestions there, too. Even better, Daily Teaching Tools has tips for parents on how to set up an effective homework area and encourage good homework habits. They even provide printables such as homework charts and the parent tips, so you can have them at your fingertips throughout the school year.
Here’s wishing you and your children a wonderful, productive school year, with lots of success and laughter along the way!