With many students’ classrooms moving into their homes – at least temporarily – parents are scrambling to find the best ways to equip their houses to serve as classrooms.
Experts advise setting up a dedicated and organized space whether you’re homeschooling permanently or doing virtual classes until schools reopen. Here are some of the items you may need and some of the best Walmart deals:
Some schools are issuing electronic devices, but you may want to purchase your own as well. Walmart has several options, including a selection of Chromebooks. Among the best choices are the ASUS C423 14 inch Celeron 4GB/64 GB Chromebook for $267 , Samsung Chromebook 15.6 inch with Intel Celeron Processing for $316.98 and the Lenovo 8IJW0001US Chromebook S330 14inch for $239.
A good office chair is also recommended for students who will be sitting behind a computer. Among Walmart’s offers are Smilemart Mid Back Adjustable Rolling Desk Chair for $47.99-$48.99.
Wireless mouse makes computing easier from various locations. You can get a Logitech Anywhere Mouse MX for $39.99.
One key piece of advice is to make sure your child’s workspace is organized. Here are some handy tools:
You will still need the basic school supplies. Here are some options:
Home learning options
Walmart has free ideas, tips and projects for learning at home. You can check those out here.