School days

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 14 August, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 14 August, 2011, 12:00am


Stick to the timetable

Cubeo - My First Organiser is an ingenious tool to help children remember what they need to pack in their school bag each morning. It has 90 reusable stickers with pictures of school-related themes and activities that stick on day-of-the-week cards for an instant reminder. The organiser clips onto school bags, and comes in shades of blue, green, yellow or hot pink. HK$195 at

Dinosaur junior

Jurassic aficionados that love collecting dinosaur memorabilia can add to their collection and get practical use out of this backpack. Designed by Australian brand Bobble Art, the canvas bag features images of dinosaurs in the brand's trademark bold, bright graphics. HK$380 at Jellybean, shop A, 138 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, tel: 2527 8600

Time to learn

The Doowell Tell the Time activity chart is a fun way to help children learn to tell the time. Magnetic pieces with pictures of activities can be placed on the clock or on a chart underneath to help children associate different times of the day with school classes or activities at home. Colour coded squares can be placed on the clock to help children learn minutes and hours. HK$199 at Bumps to Babes, units 14-18, 21/F Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2552 5000

Rice box

Danish-based company Rice is behind the design of these polka dot lunch boxes. The company's name is taken from the grain that is the staple food in Asia and Madagascar, where most of its products are made. The boxes are available in packs of two. HK$180 at Petit Bazaar, 9 Gough Street, Central, tel: 2544 2255