2024 Back to School Guide

2024 Back to School Guide

2024 Back to School Guide

Hey there! As the summer winds down, it’s time to gear up for another awesome school yearWhether you're a parent, teacher, or student, getting the right supplies is essential for a successful school year. But fear not, this guide has got you covered with all the must-haves for grades K-5.

Whether you’re an aspiring artist or a dedicated student, we’ve got you covered with everything you need to kickstart your creativity and ace your classes. Our friendly guide is packed with tips, must-have supplies, and educational tools to make this school year your best yet. Let’s dive in and get ready to make learning fun and colorful with TPG Creations!

1. Kwik Stix

Kwik Stix are solid tempera paint sticks that dry in just 90 seconds. These are the perfect addition to the classroom - enjoy all the fun of paint, with none of the mess! No smocks, no water cups, no paint brushes needed when painting with Kwik Stix! Students can finally take projects home the same day. 

Use Kwik Stix on a variety of surfaces: poster board, paper, wood and more (they even work on pumpkins, eggs and sea shells!) These vibrant paint sticks come in Classic, Metalix, Neon, Earth, Jewel, Pastel, Global Skin Tones, and our NEW Rainbow PackChoose from a variety of pack sizes depending on your needs/preferences in the classroom or at home. Also, you can rest easy as Kwik Stix are nut, egg, gluten free, and non-toxic! 


Check Out All Kwik Stix Packs Here!

2. Pencil Grips

Pencil Grips are a must-have writing tool in the classroom. The Pencil Grip is the #1 grip recommended by therapists to help children write and the only writing tool for BOTH right handed and left handed writers! The different styles promote proper grip, decrease cramping and fatigue, and provide comfort. Find the right grip for you- The Original Pencil Grip, Five Finger Grip, The Crossover, The Pinch, The CLAW, The Bumpy, & more!


Check Out All Grip Styles Here!

3. Magic Stix

Magic Stix markers are vibrant coloring tools that bring safe, creative fun to your crafts! Magic Stix are guaranteed to bring long lasting color to the page with the cap off for up to 7 days without drying out. So, if your students forget the cap, no need to worry! Magic Stix are washable and non-toxic! 

Magic Stix come in a clear case, perfect for traveling and on the go! They come in a variety of different pack sizes: 12, 24, 26, 48 containing global skin tones!

Check out all the Magic Stix Packs Here!

4. Wonder Stix

Let your imagination run wild with Wonder Stix! Wonder Stix are washable, odorless, dust free and cap free! They work on wood, cardboard, whiteboards, paper, glass, windows and more. 

Wonder Stix come in 12 and 24 packs. Try Wonder Stix on Playmats or Daily Doodler's for a reusable activity! 

Check out the Wonder Stix Collection Here!

5. Zen Strips

Zen Strips are sensory strips that help calm and focus.  touch, swipe, scratch or fidget with Zen Strips to manage stress, boost concentration and enjoy a calming effect. Zen Strips come in two different textures: Bumpy and Sandy.
Place Zen Strips on everyday items such as water bottles, laptops, phone cases, keys, and more!
Zen Strips are the perfect solution to boosting concentration in the classroom!

Check Out the Zen Strip Collection Here!

6. Fidget Tools

Fidget Tools provide sensory stimulation in and out of the classroom! These products help to develop fine, gross, visual, and oral motor skills. Fidget tools can help reduce stress, stimulate the brain, and improve memory in children, teens, and adults!

Explore some of our fidget tools: Hexle Fidget Toy, Orrby, Gyrobi, & more!

Check Out More Fidget Toys Here!


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