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What school supplies will my 5 to 6 year old need?

While your junior or senior infant won't need as many school supplies as an older child, there are still a few key items they will need in their school bags.
 
Their teacher may hand out a list or if your unsure as to what he does or doesn't need, then ask. We have included some of the more common school supplies that your 5-6 year old is likely to need:
  • Crayons
  • Glue
  • Paper
  • Apron or old shirt for painting and art
  • Pocket folder
  • Primary pencils
  • Safety scissors
  • Tissues
  • Washable markers

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Here is a list of school supplies that your  5-6 year old may need...
Every parent worries about the cost of buying school books but there are ways to cut the costs. 
The essentials tend to remain the same each year but as your child gets older they may need extra items.

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