FREE Ultimate Teacher Supply List

Every summer the student supply lists are mailed out and placed in those little boxes in the school supply aisle at Target - but what about the teachers? You probably know the basic supplies you'll need, but there are always things I wish I had at school to keep things running smoothly and especially for the "uh-oh" moments that are bound to happen.  
I brainstormed with some other teachers and we compiled a master list of all the helpful things we keep in our desks, closets, and cars. Note: these are not student supplies - these are things for the teacher!

Here are some of the things we came up with:
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpaste
  • Snacks
  • Spare outfit (including comfy shoes!)
  • Sweater/jacket
  • Deodorant
  • Hair brush
  • Hair clips/rubber bands
  • Chap stick/lip stick
  • Hair spray
  • Hair dryer
  • Feminine products (if applicable)
  • Band-aids 
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen 
  • Medicine
  • Safety pins
  • Sewing kit 
  • Set of utensils
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hand lotion
  • Contact solution
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Erasers
  • Single Hole punch
  • 3 hole punch
  • Stapler
  • Staples 
  • Staple remover
  • Sticky tack
  • Sharpie
  • Paper clips
  • Binder clips
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Sticky notes
  • Note pad
  • Ruler
  • Dry erase makers
  • Stain remover
  • Handheld vacuum
  • Broom/dust pan
  • Mini tool kit
  • Air freshener
  • Baby wipes
  • Towel
  • Rags

Now this is A LOT to remember - Thus, this Ultimate Teacher Supply Check-list was born! You can download this check-list for FREE here:
I've included a blank column for you to write in other personalized things you'll need. Have a great idea that's missing from this checklist? E-mail me and let me know!

I hope this checklist proves helpful as you're planning for a new school year. 
Remember: If you have it, you'll probably never need it. But if you don't - you'll definitely need it! 

Finding JOY in the JOURNEY of teaching,

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