Inside the backpack inlcuded the following note, with one of each item listed below:
Emergency Backpack Kit... to help you survive teaching
Toothpick ~ to help you pick out the good qualities in your students
Kisses ~ for when you need them
Eraser ~ to remind you everyone makes mistakes
Rubberband ~ to remind you to be flexible
String ~ to ties things together when everything falls apart
Marbles ~ to replace the ones you`ve lost (I`ve enclosed an extra, you may need it later).
Lifesaver candy ~ you are a lifesaver to many of your students
Paperclip ~ to hold it all together
And Tylenol for those extra hard days, we all have them….