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Back-to-School Essentials in the Time of COVID-19

Masks, kid-friendly cleaning products and more supplies for in-person meet-ups

Published on: August 06, 2020

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Supplies to keep your kids safe

For back-to-school shopping this year, you will need more than the usual No. 2 pencils and glue sticks. It’s a whole new world at school and day care due to COVID-19, and even homeschool learning pods and playdates require a lot more safety precautions than ever before. To help lessen germ exposure, we’ve rounded up the best in face coverings, hand sanitizers, washable lunch gear, water bottles, mask lanyards and other products to keep your electronics germ-free. 

Scroll through the arrows above for the list of essentials. 

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