Is this back-to-school time or the continuation of a scavenger hunt through office supply stores?
Does your child's class supply list read something like this: a 1-1/2-inch three-ring binder; a graphing calculator; seven folders with pockets, all different colors; a protractor; three boxes of tissues (no aloe please); paste; glue; a 1-3/8-inch three-ring binder ...
What do you think of this annual rite of fall? What is the strangest thing you have to get? And do kids really need all this stuff?
- Bruce Andriatch