School is back in session with Ampli

Heading back to school is going to look a little different this year. Whether your family will be learning virtually or in-person, back to school season is one of the busiest times of the year. There’s still the same old back to school jitters, excitement and downright last-minute dash to get everything you need for a successful year. Luckily, we’ve compiled a five ways to give the student in your family everything they need for an A+ back to school season. Take note: class is now in session!

1. Fun lunch boxes

Arguably the best part of a kid’s day is the yummy surprise they’ll find in their lunchbox come recess or lunch period. Regardless if they’re opening that box at home or in a classroom, you can still make it extra special! Check out the 3 Sprouts Bento Box! Separate their favourite snacks in these adorable animal-themed boxes, from owl, fox lion and other animals.

3 Sprouts Bento Box Owl ,  $9.99 CAD


2. Teacher-approved reads

Reading should be fun and educational! And, what’s better than reading a book that comes teacher-recommended? has compiled the top 50 Teacher’s Choice Kids Books. Whether your child loves fantasy or science fiction, this list has it all, like E. B. White’s Charlotte’s Web and Markus Zusak’s The Book Thief.

1% of every children’s book* purchased will help a child in need.

Charlotte’s Web –  by E.B White $10.99 CAD

The Book Thief –  by Markus Zusak $19.99 CAD

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BONUS: Check out Mydoh’s free financial literacy resources for parents and children for more teacher-approved reads.

3. Boredom busters!

A little messy and a whole lot fun, get inspired with DIY artsy or science projects from Michaels! Discover creative boredom busters like Elmer’s® Glitter Slime Kit and Discovery’s™ Glowing Volcano Kit! Everything you need for a fun afternoon is packaged in one box and ready to go!

Elmer’s® Glitter Slime Kit Price – $19.99

Discovery’s™ Glowing Volcano Kit Price – $19.99CAD

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4. Easy school-night meals

School nights leaving you with no time? Save time and money with delicious meals the whole family will love from HelloFresh. Simply choose easy-to-follow recipes, schedule convenient weekly deliveries and cook seasonal, fresh recipes that will put smiles on everyone’s faces — and tummies!

Kid-Approved Meal Plan Your Whole Family will love – Article

Back to School offer with Hello Fresh – Get $80 CAD off

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5. Last-minute dinner rescue

We’ve all been there: before you know it, it’s 6 pm and you’ve had no time to even think about dinner! Say goodbye to meal-time anxiety and hello to dinner in as little as 20 minutes! Order up your family’s favourites, from vegetarian pizza to savoury Chinese with DoorDash!

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Earn cash back on a new school year, no matter what the new school year may look like.

Did you know you can earn cash back when you download Ampli and shop from top retailers like,, Michaels, HelloFresh, and DoorDash. Start earning cash back at participating retailers today!

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