Back to School Guide
HP 15.6″Laptop – Intel i3-1115G4 – 256 GB SSD – 8 GB RAM – Windows 11 Home
Designed to keep you productive and entertained from anywhere, the HP 15.6-inch Laptop PC combines long-lasting battery life with a thin and portable micro-edge bezel design. 11th Generation Intel Core i3-1115G4, 8 GB DDR4-2666 MHz RAM, 256 GB PCIe NVMe M.2 SSD, Windows 11 Home, 15.6-inch diagonal, HD (1366 x 768), micro-edge, BrightView, 250 nits, 45% NTSC, Intel UHD Graphics, WiFi 6 (2×2)(19e) and Bluetooth 5.3 wireless card, 1 USB Type-C 5Gbps signalling rate, 2 USB Type-A 5Gbps signalling rate, 1 Headphone/microphone combo, 1 AC Smart pin, 1 HDMI 1.4b, 3-cell, 41 Wh Li-ion battery, Up to 7 hours and 15 minutes (mixed usage), Up to 9 hours and 15 minutes (video playback, Up to 7 hours and 30 minutes (wireless streaming), Dimensions: 0.71 in H x 14.11 in W x 9.53 in D, Weight: 3.75lbs, 1 Year Limited Manufacturer Warranty
$499.00 available at www.staples.ca
JLab Audio JBuddies Over Ear Headphones – Purple/Gray and Black
Comfort at home or school. Style to suit any teen. Over-Ear Cloud Foam cushions by JLab provide ultimate comfort for homework sessions. Its feather-light build and smooth-sliding metal adjustments ensure kids’ long-lasting comfort. Tested and approved for safe listening for kids with their built-in volume limiter at 85dB. English packaging Only, in-line universal mic with track controlCloud, Foam ear cushions, Fits ages 6+, Compact folding design, JLab Lifetime Warranty, 12 Month Manufacturer’sManufacturer’s Warranty.
$24.99 available at www.staples.ca
Skullcandy Crusher Evo Sensory Bass Wireless Over-Ear Headphones – True Black
Experience the patented, skull-thumping power of Crusher Bass – combined with the ultimate audio customization of Personal Sound by our partners at Audiodo . Change how you listen to music and movies. Wireless Headphones, Bluetooth 5.0, USB-C Charging, Built-in Tile Finding Technology, 40 Hours of Battery + Rapid Charge, Personal Sound with Skullcandy App, Call, Track and Volume Control, Crusher Adjustable Sensory Bass, Flat-Folding and Collapsible
199.99 CAD available at www.staples.ca
AT-A-GLANCE 2023-2024 Emily Ley Laminated Floral Academic Weekly/Monthly Planner
Organize and simplify for more time to do what you love. You can organize assignments, deadlines and projects boldly and vibrantly with Simplified by Emily Ley Weekly/Monthly Student Planner. 12 tabbed months of weekly/monthly planning – July 2023 – June 2024, One month per two pages spread has unruled daily blocks, a lined to-do section, a “Simplicity tip” to help you plan, and a tab for easy navigation, one week per two pages spread has ruled columns for planning up to 7 subjects or activities, plus open areas for notes, Laminated cover with blue floral design on pink background, Includes stickers, “About Me” pages, “Looking Ahead” and “Looking Back” pages, It also includes a class schedule, a weekly schedule, a daily routine, two future planning pages and a ruler, Gold coil binding resists snagging and lays flat for ease of use, 5-1/2″ x 8-1/2″ page size.
$30.99 available at www.staples.ca
Pep Rally 1″3-Ring Better Binder – Rainbows
Pep Rally Rainbow 3-ring binder keeps your desk clutter-free. View-type binder with reinforced spines and edges for longer-lasting durability. Contains 3 slant D-rings and a 1″ binder height. 275 sheets capacity, D-rings close tightly to allow pages to turn quickly, Nonstick pocket on the inside keeps loose pages in place, Rainbow pattern, multi-colour, Reinforced spines and edges for extreme durability, Label holder in the spine for easy identification,11″H x 11.69″ W, 1″ rings.
$10.28 available at www.staples.ca
Post-it Notes and Flags Combo Pack – Bright Colors – Assorted Sizes – 14/Pack
3 in x 3 in feature 2x sticking power, while Post-it Flags help you find what matters fast. Use for notes or reminders on doors, windows or walls or to mark pages in notebooks or textbooks. The unique adhesive adheres and re-sticks so your message stays front and center. Move your notes with you throughout the day—bright colours of red. Yellow and blue notes help your message stand out. Flags are green, yellow and blue. Notes included are 8 Pads/Pack, 45 Sheets/Pad. Flags included are two packs of 1 in flags and four packs of 1/2″ flags. Notes, 8 Pads/Pack, 45 Sheets/Pad. Flags, 2 Packs 1 in, 4 packs 1/2 in.
$16.99 available at www.staples.ca
Staples Better Binder – 1″ – White
Keep your papers tidy with Staples’Staples’ classic binder. Size is 11″H x 8.5″ L. White view-type binder with heavy-duty durability. Equipped with 1″ slant d-rings. Longer lasting, easier to use, D-rings close tightly to allow pages to turn quickly, the framed clear window makes these ideal for use as presentation binders, Nonstick vertical inside pocket keeps loose pages in place, Nonstick poly material won’twon’t lift ink from pages, Reinforced spines and edges for extreme durability, Letter size, 1″ rings, 275-sheet capacity, White.
$12.29 available at www.staples.ca
BIC ECOlutions Mechanical Pencils – 0.7mm – Black – 12 pack
Made from 81% recycled plastic, the packaging also contains 100% recycled paperboard. The perfect BIC pencil for everyday writing in journals, notebooks, notepads, or doodling. This pencil has three 90 mm long graphite refills that never need sharpening. With its 0.7 mm point, each piece of pencil lead creates smooth dark strokes that are always the same width so you can shade your doodles evenly. Built-in pencil erasers make it easy to make touch-ups or start over. Its barrels come in cheerful yellow, green, red, and blue. Are you looking for larger quantities of eco-friendly office or school supplies? Choose this bulk pack of pencils, which contains 12 mechanical pencils.
$5.39 available at www.staples.ca
Five Star 1-Subject Premium Notebook, 11 x 8-1/2”, Assorted, 200 pages
The Five Star 1-subject notebook has durable poly covers with a heavy-duty back. It contains 200 full-size college-ruled Neat Sheet perforated pages; the sheet is white with a margin and Spiral Lock wire. Features pocket divider with reinforced edge included. Premium paper, Snag-free spiral lock wire, 11 x 8-1/2″ Assorted cover colours (colour choice not available)
$6.69 available at www.staples.ca
BIC Round Stic Extra Value Ballpoint Stick Pens, 1.0mm, Blue, 12 Pack
From note-taking to storytelling, let your imagination run wild with this ballpoint clear Round Stic pen, designed by BIC. Its 1 mm medium tip is designed to match your unique writing style seamlessly. Make the most of your creativity with this reliable yet stylish pen, perfect for all your writing needs! Rugged carbide tip writes through carbon quickly. Ballpoint pens move effortlessly across the page with easy-glide ink and provide consistent, smooth writing; lightweight round barrel, Perfect for everyday writing, 1.0mm tip, Blue; Package contains 12 pens.
$1.60 available at www.staples.ca
Pep Rally Spiral Notebook – Wide Ruled – 80 Sheets – Multi Face
Keep up with your busy day with a Pep Rally notebook! Spiral lock wire keeps the coil from snagging your clothes or backpack, and neat sheets of perforated pages easily tear out with clean edges. Wide-ruled, 15 lb. paper is suitable for notetaking and homework. You can write on both sides of the paper, and your notes will stay clear and legible. Students can use writing instruments such as pencils, ballpoint pens, gel pens, felt tip pens and highlighters. Embrace your personality with a fashion design cover—80 sheets of 8″ x 10.5″ spiral bound, multi-face graphic cover, 1 Pack.
$5.98 available at www.staples.ca
Nike 3Brand by Russell Wilson Dual Logo Daypack – Big Boys – Black (9AT035023)
Nike 3BRAND by Russell Wilson Dual Logo Daypack has a simple yet spacious design. With a graphic logo on the front, a padded laptop sleeve in the main compartment, a large, zippered pocket on the front for easy access to items, and mesh bottle pockets on the sides, you can stay hydrated wherever you are. Easily grab-and-go, the padded back and adjustable straps make it comfortable. 3BRAND donates 3% of its revenue to the Why Not You Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Russell and Ciara in 2014 to empower youth to lead with a Why not Your attitude. Black, 100% Polyester, 17.5″ H x 10.5″ L x 6″ D
$50.00 available at www.staples.ca
Pep Rally Balloon Pup Printed Pencil Box
Balloon Pup Printed Pencil Box is the ideal storage box for all your school supplies. Back-to-school supplies make it easy to show your class a little about yourself! Pencil Box, Soft Pink and Teal Plastic, Features a balloon art dog design for a cool and fun look! Stores all school supplies such as pens, pencils, scissors and more!, Made with hard-top plastic for durability, it Features a clasp on the lid for securing school supplies. Perfect size for any desk, drawer, or locker 8.25″L x 5.5″ W x 2.5″ H.
$5.98 available at www.staples.ca
Pep Rally Backpack – Colour Marble
Pep Rally backpacks are tailor-made for kids of all ages. This bag ensures everyone can easily carry their belongings, including water bottles, textbooks, sneakers, lunches, homework and more, to and from day camps, students, and weekend getaways. A padded, adjustable shoulder strap provides easy carrying comfort, and two zippered compartments simplify organizing and storing items. Stylish graphic patterns make each one attractive, fun, and enjoyable to use. Multi-colour rainbow, polyester material, Adjustable shoulder straps offer support and comfort, Laptop compartment, Water bottle pocket, 13″ W x 5.25″ D x 16.5″ H.
$29.98 available at www.staples.ca
Pep Rally Lunch Bag – Flower
You can take fun, healthy meals anywhere with the Pep Rally lunch bag for kids. Thanks to the spacious, insulated interior and premium fabric construction, preparing a portable meal for your children will be easy. This adorable lunch bag is easy to clean and organize. Lunch bag with side pocket for water bottles or additional snacks, Polyester and peva material, Insulated liner to keep food cold/warm, Easy to clean interior, just wipe with a wet cloth, 11.25″H x 7.8″ W x 4″ D
$21.98 available at www.staples.ca
The Yoto Player Sets New Standard for Kids Audio.
Introducing the Yoto Player (3rd Generation) – an interactive audio platform for kids that offers over 1,000 stories, songs, activities, and more from the world’s greatest creators to inspire creative play and learning. Yoto’s carefully connected audio players – the Yoto Player and the Yoto Mini – put kids safely in control. No cameras. No microphones. No ads. Featuring significant improvements and updates, the new The Yoto Player (3rd Generation) has: a vibrant seven-colour night light, sleep timer, and alarm, acoustically engineered, sparkling stereo sound, a more powerful battery life (3x longer charge than the 2nd Generation), USB-C fast-charging and wireless charging, a durable casing that protects against daily wear and tear, and 32GB of storage for 600+ hours of audio for offline viewing.
90% of parents agree that Yoto makes bedtime easier. Yoto Player (3rd Generation) now includes a room temperature feature to help parents ensure their newborn is always sleeping comfortably. With the Yoto App, parents can monitor their children’s room temperature right from their mobile devices.
Inspired by Montessori principles, Ben Drury and Filip Denker founded Yoto in 2017. Yoto’s platform features both award-winning original content and audio that has been licensed or co-created with partners. These partners include PRH, Macmillan, Sony, Disney, LEGO, Roald Dahl Story Company, HarperCollins, Hachette, Viacom, Bonnier and Scholastic.
Accessories are sold separately.
$149.99 Available worldwide at www.yotoplay.com.
Epson Workforce WF-2950
An easy-to-use, high-quality printer for students or a home office.
Professional-Quality Home Office Printing
Stress-Free Setup and Operation with a Large 2.4″ Colour Display
Heat-Free Technology and a Permanent Printhead Designed to Last the Life of the Printer
Individual ink cartridges make it accessible only to replace the ink you need.
$115.48 available at Walmart.ca
Acer Aspire 3 15.6″ Laptop AMD Athlon Silver 3050U
The latest Intel and AMD processors will guarantee you all the speed and performance you need, whether you’re at home, school, or the office; you’ll maintain order and keep your applications running consistently and as smoothly as possible. Features include Operating System: Windows 11 Home in S mode, Processor Speed: 2.30 GHz,
Processor Core: Dual-core (2 Core™), Graphics Controller Manufacturer: AMD, Display Screen Type: LCD, Screen Resolution: 1920 x 1080, Standard Memory: 8 GB and much more.
$500.48 available at Walmart.ca