To the dismay of children everywhere (but to their parents’ secret delight), the call of the school bell grows ever louder.
Thus, last week, the Resident Ulpanistit graciously took stock of our textbook and school supplies inventory and compiled a list of the things which we were still missing.
The next step was to buy a number of second-hand books, and then we placed an order for the rest this morning. (Here in Israel, most schools don’t provide the books.)
And here are our purchases from a recent sale at a local stationery store:
For comparison’s sake, here’s a link to the First Annual Our Shiputzim School Supplies Post: A notebook on the floor is worth two in the knapsack (or something like that).
Have you done your school supplies shopping yet?