Back to School HQ

  Back-to-school health fair to be held in Jackson County, Ill.

Officials said children can be entered into a drawing for prizes including backpacks stuffed with school supplies.

  Some helpful motivation for sending your kids off to school

Back to School Lunch Hack: money saving ice pack

Back to School Lunch Hack: planning ahead

  Back to School Lunch Hack: keeping meals fun

Back to School Lunch Hack: check the containers

  Tips to get kids back in the school sleep routine

Continued Coverage

  School bus safety tips for drivers and kids

Back to School Lunch Hack: prevent brown apples

  Back to School Lunch Hack: frozen sandwiches

  By the numbers: Families to spend $674 on back to school shopping

  11 ways to have a great back to school day

B2S Life Hack: Color code folders, notebooks to certain classes

B2S Life Hack: Turn getting ready for school into a game

Turn the morning rush into a fun game for the kids.

B2S Life Hack: Sticky notes to help study

Use sticky notes to help your child study.

B2S Life Hack: Use rubber band to keep sliced apple fresh

Use a rubber band to keep a sliced apple from turning brown.

B2S Life Hack: Break in shoes with hair dryer

Break in new shoes with a hair dryer.

B2S Life Hack: Charging station for family gadgets

B2S Life Hack: Pre-pack school lunches

B2S Life Hack: Create a ‘homework box’

B2S Life Hack: Homemade ice pack

  B2S Life Hack: Pack a backup school box