DIY Back to School Supplies for Kids

posted: 08/17/17
by: Kristine Boyd

It's that time of year again! While some might be dreading going back-to-school shopping, we are excited! We have some crafts that are going to make going back-to-school a fun time for everyone! From decorating folders to creating bookmarks, these DIY's will be an exciting activity to get the kids ready for school.

Easy Duct Tape Pouches by Hip 2 Save

No need to buy a pencil case when your kids can make this simple craft at home. Line up all the supplies they need and let their imaginations run wild. The kids will love creating these with all different colors and patterns of duct tape.

pencil cases
Hip 2 Save

Pencil Holders by Red Ted Art

For your homework station at home, have the kids create these adorable pencil holders. It only takes a few household items that you probably already have. This will make them excited to go to the homework station know that they created something there.

Pencil Holders
Red Ted Art

Monster Pencil Toppers by The 36th Avenue

Plain pencils work just fine, but pencil toppers make them way more fun. Mix it up with these adorable pencil toppers that look like monsters! The kids will love pulling out their pencils and showing their creativity off to their friends at school.

Monster Pencil toppers
The 36th Avenue

DIY Folder Designs by Dimples and Tangles

Get a bunch of the kids friends together and have a folder decorating station. Set up print outs of quotes, pictures and designs for them to create their own personalized folder. This will be a fun activity that will get everyone excited for school.

Dimples and Tangles

Minion Bookmarks by A Pumpkin A Princess

Recreate these minion bookmarks at home for a fun addition to reading time. Find whatever movie or TV show character your child loves most and create different bookmarks for different books. The possibilities are endless!

A Pumpkin A Princess
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