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    Hi Guys/Gals

    TBH - Last year I needed more than my school asked.

    So what should I (being realistic) bring for my next school year?

    NB: I have already got the following:

    * 5 Blue Pens
    * 4 Highlighters
    * 20 Pencils
    * Geometry Set
    * Pencil Case

    Thanks,

    Simon
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    Gosh...I just about managed to bring in a pen everyday...
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    Whatever you needed for last year, there is no difference between 8 and 9 at all.
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    Calculator?

    Other than that you won't really need anything else, although I have a bit of a thing for coloured fine liner pens :o:

    Year 8 and 9 will be the same staionery wise :girl:
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    (Original post by InkFromMyPen)
    Gosh...I just about managed to bring in a pen everyday...
    Yeh - we don't bring in the correct equpitment, and we get a 30 minute detention
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    (Original post by Afcwimbledon2)
    Hi Guys/Gals

    TBH - Last year I needed more than my school asked.

    So what should I (being realistic) bring for my next school year?

    NB: I have already got the following:

    * 5 Blue Pens
    * 4 Highlighters
    * 20 Pencils
    * Geometry Set
    * Pencil Case

    Thanks,

    Simon
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    Calculator
    Scissors
    Glue
    Colour Pencils
    Ruler
    Rubber/Eraser
    Sharpener

    and yeah, I think that's it! :yes:
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    (Original post by im so academic)
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    Calculator
    Scissors
    Glue
    Colour Pencils
    Ruler
    Rubber/Eraser
    Sharpener

    and yeah, I think that's it! :yes:
    K, Thanks!
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    Year 8 and 9 are the same.
    You might need a rubber/eraser, and a ruler.
    Sharpener maybe? And a calculator. Scissors/Glue would help.

    Year 9 is fun
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    i took nothing i just borrowed stuff off others
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    (Original post by equinox3o0o)
    i took nothing i just borrowed stuff off others
    i had loads ofthings in yr7...then yr 8 they got fewer, then year 9-end of college i had a single pen
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    im in year 12 and have one pen, which has the wrong lid on it. I don't think you need to have that much
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    there are people this young on here?! gosh...
    Well in year 9, I needed (still have my planner and the list :p:)

    Pens for writing
    HB pencils for maths
    Soft Artists' pencil for Art
    Coloured pencils
    Ruler
    Protractor
    Compasses
    Rubber
    Sharpener
    Scientific Calculator
    (Ink cartridges)
    (Ink eraser)
    ^the above 2 obv only if you use an ink pen
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    (Original post by sadie-kiki)
    there are people this young on here?! gosh...
    Well in year 9, I needed (still have my planner and the list :p:)

    Pens for writing
    HB pencils for maths
    Soft Artists' pencil for Art
    Coloured pencils
    Ruler
    Protractor
    Compasses
    Rubber
    Sharpener
    Scientific Calculator
    (Ink cartridges)
    (Ink eraser)
    ^the above 2 obv only if you use an ink pen
    I'm the youngest one here.

    And my school supplies Books and planners (well you have to pay a £1 for them... but they are really nice)
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    Pen and calculator.
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    (Original post by Afcwimbledon2)
    I'm the youngest one here.

    And my school supplies Books and planners (well you have to pay a £1 for them... but they are really nice)
    you're the same age as my 'baby' sister :p:
    Our planners used to cost us £3 - but the were privately printed, rather than these coloured boomerang monstrosities filled with adverts that state schools seem to get around here :p:
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    (Original post by sadie-kiki)
    you're the same age as my 'baby' sister :p:
    Our planners used to cost us £3 - but the were privately printed, rather than these coloured boomerang monstrosities filled with adverts that state schools seem to get around here :p:
    We get the Boomerang ones, they Rock!
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    (Original post by Afcwimbledon2)
    Hi Guys/Gals

    TBH - Last year I needed more than my school asked.

    So what should I (being realistic) bring for my next school year?

    NB: I have already got the following:

    * 5 Blue Pens
    * 4 Highlighters
    * 20 Pencils
    * Geometry Set
    * Pencil Case

    Thanks,

    Simon
    black pens may be a good idea...red or green for any side notes/corrections maybe?

    you dont need that many pencils providing the geometry set has a sharpener, take 4/5

    and i assume the geometry set has a ruler and rubber too

    and you should take a calculator unless your school provides them (you should have a scientific one at year 9)
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    (Original post by InkFromMyPen)
    Gosh...I just about managed to bring in a pen everyday...

    I didn't even manage that lol x
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    why the hell are you worrying about stationary for year 9?? Its no different to what you will have needed for years 7 and 8. except for maybe a scientific calculator.
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    Year 9 doesn't matter in the slightest, especially now they've got rid of SATs, so there's really no point fretting over such trivial matters (how exactly do you think your stationary needs will differ significantly from the last two similarly pointless years?)
 
 
 

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