Back-to-school shopping: The best buys for every age you can get on Amazon

Alyssa Tria
Shopping Editor
Score all these must-haves on Amazon.

With the launch of Amazon’s Happy School Year and Off to University stores, the online retailer has everything from backpacks to pencils to USB sticks. And while heading back to school means the official start to hitting the books, it’s also the best time to reboot with new gear.

From kindergarten to university, to get all your back-to-school shopping covered, we’ve rounded up our favourite stylish gear and handy gadgets to get your kids (and/or you) ready for the new school year.

Elementary

Jojo Siwa Girl Power Jacket

Jojo Siwa Girl Power Jacket

This varsity style jacket features the ever so famous Jojo Siwa voice and bold, pink accents throughout.

Shop it: $38, Amazon

ZIPIT Wildlings Pencil Box

ZIPIT Wildlings Pencil Case/Pencil Box/Storage Box, Blue by Zipit

This playful design pencil case box is designed to hold approximately 60 pencils, perfect for arts and crafts. Best of all, it’s super lightweight and machine washable.

Shop it: $23, Amazon

VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch

Roll over image to zoom in VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch DX2

For entertainment during the ride to school and field trips, this allows you to capture videos, pictures and selfies that can be customized and made into new watch faces.

Shop it: $56 (originally $70), Amazon

Bentology Lunch Bag and Box Set

Bentology Lunch Bag and Box Set

This bento box and bag set comes with a fun insulated sleeve and five leak-proof containers and an ice pack.

Shop it: $40, Amazon

Ufatansy CPS LED Fashion Sneakers Kids

Ufatansy CPS LED Fashion Sneakers Kids Girls Boys Light Up Wheels Skate Shoes Skates Sneakers

Available in various colours, these LED light-up shoes function as both cool sneakers and roller skates.

Shop it: $54, Amazon

Contixo Kid Safe 85db Volume Limit, Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

Contixo Kid Safe 85db Volume Limit, Foldable Wireless Bluetooth Headphones

Designed with high quality, kid-safe technology with 85db volume control for safe listening, these Bluetooth wireless stereo headphones come with a Micro SD card Music Player for hands-free use. Great for the bus ride before and after school.

Shop it: $20, Amazon

Middle School

Herschel Supply Co. Little America Backpack

Herschel Supply Co. Little America Backpack

This minimalist-yetdurable school bag can hold up to 25 pounds and can fit multiple textbooks and even a 15-inch laptop.

Shop it: $98 (originally $120), Amazon

WATINC 60 piece Silk Satin Hair Scrunchies Set

WATINC 60Pcs Silk Satin Hair Scrunchies Set

Cute satin scrunchies - what more could you want?

Shop it: $25, Amazon

Avery Peek A View Durable Customizable Corkboard Binder, 1" Round Rings, Bulletin Board Design


Avery Peek A View Durable Customizable Corkboard Binder, 1" Round Rings, Bulletin Board Design

A one-inch round binder made with a bulletin board design for customization to fit your mood.

Shop it: $8, Amazon

SevenPanda Silicone Cover Case for Apple Airpods 1&2

Fruits Airpod Case for Apple Airpods 1&2

This fun silicone cover case ensures you never loose your Airpods case.

Shop it: $8, Amazon

Strawberry Halo 6 E-Z Seal Extra Thick Reusable Storage Bags

Strawberry Halo 6 E-Z Seal Extra Thick Reusable Storage Bags

Reusable snack bags to help save your money — and the environment.

Shop it: $15, Amazon

Zipit Box Glasses Case

Zipit Box Glasses Case

A durable case with a hard outer shell to safely store your glasses worry-free.

Shop it: $13, Amazon

Highschool

S’well Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle

S’well Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle

Designed to keep beverages cold for 24 hours and hot for 12, this sleek water bottle features double wall construction with an extra interior copper layer for superior performance.

Shop it: $46, Amazon

Texas Instruments TI-30X IIS 2-Line Scientific Calculator

Texas Instruments TI-30X IIS 2-Line Scientific Calculator

The must-have calculator that will last all four years of high school and beyond. It features three angle modes (degrees, radians and grads) and scientific and engineering notation modes.

Shop it: $16 (originally $23), Amazon

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Fuji Camera Kit

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 instant Fuji Camera SMOKEY WHITE+ Camera Case + instant Mini 9 Film Twin Pack + instax Picture Frame + Magnet Frame + 20 Border Stickers Kit +FREE Cleaning cloth

Capture memorable moments throughout the semester and instantly print out and decorate your locker with photos with this Fujifilm Instax Mini Camera set.

Shop it: $140, Amazon

RAVPower Battery Pack Power Bank

Battery Pack RAVPower 22000mAh Power Bank Portable Chargers 22000 Pocket Juice (Battery Bank, 3-Port, 5.8A Output, 2.4A Input, High-density Li-polymer Battery) For Phones Tablets – Black

Keep your gadgets fully charged at all times and on the phone with this power bank.

Shop it: $54, Amazon

Ban.do Ultimate Planner Pack

Ban.do Ultimate Planner Pack

This ultimate planner kit includes a pencil pouch is complete with 10 different accessories to take your agenda to the next level.

Shop it: $27, Amazon

Five Star Hanging Locker Shelf

Five Star Hanging Locker Shelf

This hanging shelf will help you keep your locker cleaned and organized.

Shop it: $26, Amazon

University/College

MOSISO Laptop Briefcase Handbag

MOSISO Laptop Briefcase Handbag

Slim and lightweight, this laptop case can easily slide into your briefcase or backpack. It features a polyester foam padding layer and fluffy fleece fabric lining for bump and shock absorption and protection of your computer from accidental scratches.

Shop it: $26, Amazon

KeepCup Brew Glass Reusable Coffee Cup

KeepCup Brew Glass Reusable Coffee Cup, 12 oz/Medium, Press

Whether you’re at home, on campus or on-the-go, your next hot beverage in this minimalist reusable coffee cup.

Shop it: $42, Amazon

Rocketbook Everlast Smart Reusable Notebook

Rocketbook Everlast Smart Reusable Notebook, Letter Size, 8.5" x 11", Infinity Black (EVR-L-R)

Designed for quick notes and reminders, this notebook includes 32 reusable pages that wipe clean with a damp cloth when used with Pilot FriXion pens. For important notes, blast and save your pages on to Google Drive, Dropbox, Evernote, Box, OneNote, Slack, iCloud and email with the app.

Shop it: $48, Amazon

Amazon Basics 3-Outlet Surge Protector with 2 USB Ports

AmazonBasics 3-Outlet Surge Protector with 2 USB Ports

A 3-outlet surge-protector wall tap with 900 joules of surge protection.

Shop it: $14, Amazon

Fitbit Versa Lite Smartwatch

Fitbit Versa Lite Smartwatch

Access your favourite apps and get notifications on the go while tracking your daily physical activity with this sleek and stylish smart watch.

Shop it: $199, Amazon

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