Six Weeks Before Schedule doctors appointments Send required forms to doctors Sign-up for fall sports and activities Sort through fall clothing: donate/hand down what...

Six Weeks Before

  • Schedule doctors appointments
  • Send required forms to doctors
  • Sign-up for fall sports and activities
  • Sort through fall clothing: donate/hand down what no longer fits
  • Sit down with your planners and write in the entire school calendar

One Month Before

  • Purchase basic wardrobe necessities: backpacks, lunch boxes, and water bottles
  • Purchase required school supplies
  • Check progress on summer reading and math packets

Three Weeks Before

  • Create an organization station in a convenient location

Two Weeks Before

  • Start getting kids back into school routines
  • Get your baby sitter schedule setup so you have some “me time”

One Week Before

  • Schedule haircuts
  • Make a favorite food list for each child’s lunch
  • Stock-up on non-perishables
  • Purchase homework supplies

Three Days Before

  • Plan meals for the first week
  • Grocery shopping for lunches and snacks

The Night Before

  • Prepare lunches and snacks for school
  • Pack supplies in backpacks
  • Layout clothes for first day
  • Set alarms clocks

First Day

  • Enjoy it and get your tissues and cameras ready!