Back to school is right around the corner and has many parents anxiously awaiting school board reopening guidelines for the upcoming school year. Whether your child will be attending public school or studying remotely, both parents and caregivers will need to carefully navigate back-to-school shopping while also ensuring that their children are equipped for virtual learning, for when or if the need arises.
To prepare your child for another round of remote learning, we've handpicked the best back to virtual school, home products your children will need to succeed.
Whether your child is studying remotely, in the classroom, or is given a hybrid option, the Case-It Zipper Binder is the preferred method of students to organize their school assignments. The Case-It Zipper Binder keeps assignments secured neatly, so students can always find what they're looking for, rather than wasting time scouring through scattered papers in their backpacks or on the floor.
Virtual learning wouldn't be complete or as seamless without the help of the Acer Chromebook Spin 311 Convertible Laptop, that's why we've rated it as our number one top pick for back to school products. Parents will love the Acer Chromebook Spin 311 Convertible Laptop for its affordability, speed, ease of use, beautiful 2-in-1 touchscreen design, and parental controls via Goole Family.
Every Google app comes standard on every Chromebook so that students can edit, download, and convert Microsoft Office files in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides.
If you've been caught at home without a printer this past year desperately in need of one, you know it can truly be frustrating. This school year, save yourself the headache and be prepared with a printer! The HP Envy 5055 Wireless All-in-One Photo Printer is a great choice for families with school-aged children for its Chromebook compatibility, ease set-up, and affordability.
Sitting at a desk, let alone the computer for hours on end, can get difficult for anyone, especially younger kids. If your little struggles to sit still during instruction, offer them the Inflated Air-Filled Stability Balance Disc, better known as a wiggle seat recommended by both teachers and therapists to help students stay in their seats without distractions. Parents and caregivers will find this wiggle seat so helpful they'll be using it everywhere they need their kiddos to stay put for extended periods of time.
Whiteboards are a fantastic way of providing a visual aid in the learning process. Not only are whiteboards visually helpful during instruction, but they can also provide structure when you jot down your family's schedule, helping everyone stay organized and motivated throughout the day. The VIZ-PRO Whiteboard is also magnetic, allowing you to adhere important notices and reminders to the board so they'll never be lost.
No more sharing when you purchase the two-pack Mpow CH8 Kids Headphones with Microphone! Your kids will love the sporty, soft padded comfortable headset, with a built-in mic that will come in handy during Zoom meetings and assignments. Parents will love that these headphones will aid in keeping their sanity on remote learning days, and with their built-in sound limitation, they know that little ears are being protected as well.
When you're at home, you'll what to create a space to organize all of your school supplies. The Learning Resources Create-a-Space Storage Center all-in-one storage center comes with eight removable containers sized for all of your at-home learning needs without taking up too much space. This handy school supplies organizer is easy to maneuver for small hands, so they can always be in charge of early morning prep and end of the day clean-up.
Children who are participating in distance learning should be offered a personal workspace similar to one at school. The Mecor Children Desk is height adjustable, easily suitable for children ages three to 15. This sturdy children's desk comes equipped with a pull out drawer for school supplies such as pens, textbooks, notebooks, and binders to reduce clutter. The desk also has two hooks located on the side to hang a child's backpack or lunchbox.
The Mecor Children Desk also includes a lamp, an adjustable chair, and a bookstand. This charming school desk is guaranteed to be a hit with your child!
Distance learning or not, it's good practice to use an academic weekly and monthly planner to stay on top of your school assignments. When we're at home, it's easy to let our focus stumble, and our productivity slid, using a planner is a smart way to curb those negative work-from-home habits.
With your child distance learning, chances are you're working from home as well; therefore, you and your family are heavily relying on your internet. With everyone so dependent on a stable internet connection, investing in a reliable wifi router would bring much-needed peace of mind.
The Amazon eero mesh Wifi router easily covers up to 1,500 sq. ft. or can be added to any eero WiFi system to expand coverage so you can say goodbye to dead spots and happily surf the web from anywhere in your home.
With the eero app, parents have control, to check device usage, pause the internet, taking focus away from screens when children should be focusing on other priorities.
Even though we live in the digital age, your kids will always need to write things down. If you purchase the AmazonBasics Pre-sharpened Wood Cased #2 HB Pencils, we guarantee your children will never run around the house screaming for you to find a pencil again, well not this year at least. The 150 pencils, in this case, should hold them over.