Are you ready for back-to-school? Teachers and students across the country are heading back this month, and the often dreaded list of back-to-school supplies can certainly weigh heavy on parents and students wallets. With that in mind, we’ve found the top best supplies for under $10.

One of the best parts about starting a new school year is stocking up on fun new supplies. Whether you’re a parent prepping your kindergartener for their first day, or a college student setting out on your own for the first time, everyone needs a break on school supplies. From notebooks to pencils and markers there is something for everyone on the list below.

That’s why today I’ve gathered the ultimate back to school supplies list that is light on the budget, so you can start this school year off right.

Basic Supplies

Each year your kids usually bring home a list of supplies needed for the next few days. Get these items on sale now before the prices go back up! Notebooks are an essential and the Mead Spiral is currently on sale for just $1. Plus, the PILOT Precise V5 RT Deco Collection Retractable Rolling Ball Pens are refillable and feature five fun color options. It writes smooth and precise for just $9. Crayola Crayons are almost always on every kids’ school list and this deal comes with two 24-count assortments of colors for just $5. Plus, Amazon has a Basic 2-Pocket Folder with six assorted colors for just $6. Finally, Washable Markers are always nice to wash easily from small hands, face and nearly all fabrics. 

 Unique School Supplies

The Fast Food Pencil Sharpener and Eraser Set will make sharpening your pencils fun! For just $8 have your favorite burger or fry on hand. If you’re an ice cream lover, your going to love Petite Sweets Shoppe Scented Erasers. It features six different colored cones that don’t just erase but come apart as small puzzle pieces as well. Have a late night of studying ahead? Grab the clip-on LED Book Light for just $10. This little light is designed to illuminate the pages and will clip on e-readers too. 

This ZIPIT Monster Jumbo Pencil Case features an extra wide zipper opening for easy access and its monster eyes and teeth make it fun for kids while getting their utensils. Plus, it’s currently on sale for just $8 and comes in over six different color options. Lastly, why not save your files on a snack flash drive. Amazon features fun and unique drives such as chocolate bars, sushi rolls, pizza and more.

Plus, in case you missed it check out our guide with back-to-school clothing essentials for boys and girls.

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