In spirit of the “Back to School” season, here are some fun facts about school you probably didn’t know!
1. It is believed that the Christ Hospital School in London in 1552 was the first school to use a school uniform.
2. Before backpacks, school kids had to use leather straps to carry their books to school!
3. The largest school in the world is in India and it has over 32,000 students.
4. The "lead" pencil was invented in 1564 when a huge graphite mine was discovered in Borrowdale, Cumbria, England. And it doesn’t contain any lead!
We know it’s still early to shop the Back to School gear for your kids. Why wait for the last-minute shopping rush when you can do it now at Max! Get your kids excited for the new school year with a variety of exclusive character collection from Disney to Marvel.
Check out these awesome styles for your kids that will make them the envy of their peers. For girls, this is truly the sweetest and most whimsical collection we’ve ever created. Little princesses everywhere will treasure this collection of all their favorite heroes and heroines! They’re stylish and functional with everything a growing schoolgirl needs! The only question is - which one will they choose?!
The boys collection is packed with adventure and will have your children diving into their own little superhero world. Unleash their inner hero so they can head to school full of joy and energy with their pick of the crime-fighting crop!
Is your little one a frozen fan?? Does she sing, “Do You Want to Build a Snowman” and “Let it Go” so much that the whole family knows the words? Well we know exactly which backpack set she’ll be wanting for the 2016-2017 school year! She’ll become one with Elsa and embrace her brave, adventurous spirit when it comes to trying new things and doing homework!
Spider-Man has spidery-sense that helps him know the bad from the good and the safe from the unsafe. Let Spider-Man be an inspiration for your little one this school year, and let him/her be agile, nimble, smart and always standing for what is good with this ultra-cool Spider-Man-themed backpack, lunchbox and thermos set!
Who loves fast cars? We do! We say, support your kid’s car enthusiasm! Being excited about something is what being a kid is all about!
Hello Kitty has never looked so sweet! This Hello Kitty Butterfly Dream set with shoulder bag, trolley, water bottle, pencil case and food container is sure to keep a bright, shiny smile on her face for the entire school year!
Does your little one think Scrat is the cutest, funniest character? Do his acorn antics make them giggle? Get them this adorable Ice Age school set with backpack, shoulder bag, and pencil case and food container!
There is a 100% chance this awesome Kung Fu Panda set, featuring the bumbling yet lovable Po, is going to be a total hit this 2016-2017 school year! Your kid will get a KICK out of Max’s selection of characters, and you’ll love the prices!
Have kids who think they’re too grown-up for animated characters? Max has cool printed backpacks without characters too! Find cool geometric patterns, eye-catching colors, and cool vibes all over! Ease the burden from your child’s shoulders with a Spine Pressure-Free backpack – available exclusively at Max in a variety of cool designs for boys and girls. We’ve also taken the best of the best and rolled them up into bundles offers – themed sets holding all their favorites together! Check out these pocket-friendly offers for the best price.
And let’s not forget the most important part: school uniforms! Shop at Max for a “new you” every day! Find all the looks and all the sizes, and get more than enough to last the whole year because 1) they are always a great deal at Max and 2) let’s face it- kids’ dirty clothes. A lot!
So even though it’s a month or so away, it’s never too late to grab fashion for the school year.
Don’t forget to tag us in your social media pictures of your kiddos wearing Max school gear at @MaxFashionMENA on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Google+! And always use the hashtags #MaxFashionMENA and #BeReal. Because Max is Fashion for Real People.