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Amazon Prime Day Deals for Back-to-School

Save on school supplies (and more!) on Amazon Prime Day for teachers, families, and students on July 16-17 2024!


by Lauren Bayliss, updated by Jessica Ward

Amazon Prime Day is basically Black Friday in July. This unofficial holiday was originally created to celebrate Amazon’s birthday, but has grown into one of the most highly anticipated online shopping days of the year. While Amazon hasn’t announced the details quite yet, we’ve rounded up some great deals from what we know so far, plus some pre-Prime Day deals you can snag today! Check back here as Prime Day, July 16-17, draws closer for an update on upcoming deals!

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Top Amazon Prime Day Deals for Back-to-School

35% off grocery essentials

Take care of all your essentials on Prime Day, and treat yourself to some healthy snacks too!

25% off JanSport backpacks

They come in a wide variety of colors and patterns for maximum self-expression.

50% off Bentgo Classic lunchboxes

Packing a healthy, filling lunch just got easier.

23% off Clorox VeraSure Alcohol-Free Disinfecting Wipes

Stock up on cleaning supplies for a fresh start to the school year!

40% off Sunrise Alarm Clock

Whether you’re a teacher or an early-rising parent, waking up to a simulated sunrise with gentle sounds is a better start to the day than an abrupt phone alarm. Trust us.

20% off Magic Bullet Blenders

Between healthy breakfasts, smoothies, soups…  a nice blender is a staple in any busy kitchen!

26% off Crayola Twistables Colored Pencil Set

With 50 colors to choose fun, the possibilities are endless!

32% off Amazon Fire HD 10 tablet

Reading, gaming, streaming, it can all be done on one small tablet.

Save on Summer Favorites

Shopping for back-to-school is great… but don’t forget to soak up the summer, too!

10% off JBL Clip 3, Portable Speaker

Everyone loves having tunes at the beach!

33% off Neutrogena Sunscreen Spray (3pck)

You can never have too much SPF! Buy in bulk now to save a last-minute trip to the store later.

Ebooks starting at $0.99

Get ahead on your own summer reading list.


Don’t forget, deals on Amazon change every day, especially leading up to Prime Day. Check the Today’s Deals tab regularly to make sure you’re getting the best deals!

Because we know there’s no such thing as too many deals, we’ve gathered up year-round deals for teachers on our Teacher Discounts & Grants page, too.

Looking for more deals?

Target has announced Target Circle Week, running from July 7-13, where you can save up to 50% on thousands of items, including early back-to-school deals like n30% off backpacks and more!

Walmart is launching their largest sale ever with Walmart Deals, running July 8-11th, where shoppers can save big on items in every category from home essentials to back-to-school must-haves!

Originally posted 2021

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