Super School Supplies for a Marvel-ous Year
Back-to-school gear for the super kids in your life.
Calling all super kids and their “Marvel-ous” parents! The school year is lurking like Thanos searching for the last Infinity Stone, but fear not because we have everything you need to make this school year incredible.
From themed gear to innovative designs featuring improved strength and performance, these supplies can help you earn Wonder Mom and Bat-Dad status.
JanSport Pixar-Themed Backpacks
What’s the easiest way to ensure an incredible year for your student? With an “Incredibles 2” themed backpack, of course. JanSport, known for its lifetime backpack warranty, is offering a wide selection of Pixar-themed products this school year. The “My Way or the Runway” Incredibles Superbreak Backpack features the sharp and sassy Edna. (“No capes!”) jansport.com, $44.
Emtec Superhero USB Drives
Remember the first time you had a floppy disk as part of your school supply list? Today’s kids use USB, or flash, drives to store and back up digital files. Emtec’s Wonder Woman, Super Man, Batman and other superhero — or villain — USB drives feature sleek designs and 16 gigabytes of storage. staples.com, $29.99 for a two-pack.
Nalgene Marvel Water Bottles
Fly into the new school year with super-power hydration using a Nalgene Marvel-themed water bottle. A partnership between Nalgene and Marvel offers new bottles from 2018’s hottest Marvel films, “Black Panther” and “Avengers: Infinity War,” as well as classics like “Spider-Man” and “Captain America.” The water bottles are bisphenol A-free and dishwasher safe. nalgene.com; $12.99-$16.
Spider-man Zip-up Stationary Kit
Let the young ones sling themselves into the start of the school year with this zip-up stationary kit that includes a drawing pad, 10 markers, 10 colored pencils, a glue stick, an eraser, scissors, a retractable ink pen and six-inch ruler with traceable alphabet. shopdisney.com; $16.95.
“Incredibles 2” Erasable Marker Set
Supercharge your child’s creativity with this set of 10 erasable markers inspired by Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, Violet, Dash and Jack-Jack from Pixar’s “Incredibles 2.” shopdisney.com, $14.95.
Elmer’s Glow in the Dark Glue
Glue remains an essential school supply for most kids. If you haven’t already bought it in bulk to get your child through six years of elementary school, pick up a bottle of Elmer’s Glow in the Dark Glue. It comes in liquid form that has a kryptonite-like affect, but in pink, blue or natural colors. elmers.com, $4.49.
DC Comics Reusable Snack Bags
Who’s going to save the planet from sheer destruction? Your child, that’s who! These reusable sandwich and snack bags encourage children to channel their inner Captain Planet (while displaying, on the outside, slightly more popular superheroes.) bumkins.com, $5.95-$7.95.
Mandy Howard is a mother of three and freelance writer in Raleigh.