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Best Reading Challenge Ideas & Contests for Your Classroom

 

There’s nothing like a reading challenge to get kids excited about picking up a book! Whether they’re competing against each other, themselves, or working together to earn a prize for the whole class, reading challenges are a tried-and-true way to encourage kids to read. Below, we share some of...

5 School Supplies Your Child Needs To Decorate Their Notebook

There is no excuse for a boring notebook! And there’s also no reason to spend money on a pricey notebook with a design printed on the cover when your kids can use school supplies they already have at home to create their own customized notebooks. Decorating a notebook is a fun rainy day activity a...

At Home School Craft Ideas To Keep Your Kids From Getting Bored

Craft supplies for Easter: Scissors, cardboard, eggs, chicken, rabbit.

Whether you’re a veteran homeschooler or your kids are doing learning remotely this year, you’re juggling a lot right now. Sometimes you need to give yourself some time to breathe and keep your kids busy on their own. Art projects seem like a good way to do that—until you realize that you need to ...

How To Create A Classroom Treasure Chest & Fill It With Prizes Your Students Will Love

Empty Classroom In Elementary School With Whiteboard And Desks

There are a few things every classroom needs. A blackboard and chalk, a pencil sharpener, books to read, a classroom treasure chest…

 

Yes, you heard us right. A classroom treasure chest! As so many teachers and schools work to foster a positive environment that rewards kindness, accountability,...

Our 10 Best Selling Prize Ideas For Students

two hands squishing red modeling foam

Although we’re well-known for our school supplies, prizes for students are another one of our specialities here at GEDDES. If you’re looking for rewards for your students, you want to make sure you’re choosing something they’ll love, which is why we compiled this list of best selling prizes for st...

Inexpensive & Fun School Supplies That Help Make Learning Fun

fun pen toppers

There was a time when all pencils were yellow, erasers were rubbery pink rectangles, and your choices for pens were black or blue. These days, school supplies come in a rainbow of colors, emblazoned with popular cartoon characters, and even in a variety of scents. At GEDDES, we specialize in disco...