Amazon VS. Walmart School Supplies – TOP 10 Items!

Walmart back to school sales have begun – but Amazon is offering up a little competition!  Here are the best school supplies deals compared side by side.

Remember that pricing on Amazon is subject to change at any time.

Amazon VS. Walmart School Supplies


We know just how busy moms are now, so we pulled together this post for comparing online School supplies prices. 

(Who doesn't like to check things off the supply list in their jammies?) 🙂 

Here are 10 of the top items folks are looking to buy off their school supply list!   Amazon definitely is higher on some items than the Walmart School Supplies sales (the store deals are so good this time of year), but there are a few items cheaper over on Amazon which are worth snatching up if you don't have much time to shop this year!

1. Ticonderoga Pencils

Amazon: Ticonderoga Pencils (96 ct) – $9.96 ($.10 per pencil)

Walmart: Ticonderoga (96 ct) – $18.97   ($.19 per pencil)

2. Expo Markers 

Amazon:  Expo Original Chisel Tip Assorted Colors Dry Erase Markers 8 pk – $5.74 ($.71 per marker)

Walmart: Expo 8 Pack $5.74  (or $.71 per marker)

3. Elmers Glue Sticks

Amazon: Elmers Glue Sticks (30 ct) – $8.88  or $.30 per stick or Elmers Glue Sticks (60 ct) – $14.87 or $.25 per stick

Walmart:  Elmers Glue Stick (30 ct) – $11.88 or $.39 per stick or Elmers Glue Sticks (60 ct) – $15.88 or $.26 per stick

4. Crayola Markers 

Amazon: 2 pack Crayola Markers – $5.91 or $2.95 per 10 pack

Walmart: Crayola Fine Line Markers $3.77 per pack – BUT Crayola Broadline Markers 10ct are only 97¢!

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5. Sharpie Highlighters 

Amazon: Sharpie 12-Pack Chisel Tip Pocket Style Highlighters for $4.97 or $.41 per highlighter

Walmart:  Sharpie 12-Pack Chisel Tip Pocket Style Highlighters for $4.97 or $.41 per highlighter

6. Crayola Crayons 

Amazon: Crayola Crayons 24 ct 3 pk – $7.64 or $2.55 per pack — OUCH!

Walmart: Crayola Classic Color Crayons – 50¢

7. Spiral Notebooks

Amazon: $8.99 for 6 pack or $1.49 each 

Walmart:  Spiral Bound Notebooks – $.25 


8. Binders

Amazon: 1 inch Binders (4 pack) – $9.99 or $2.49 each

Walmart: 1 inch Avery Durable Binders – $3.80

9. Colored Pencils

Amazon: Crayola Colored Pencils 24 pk – $2.97

Walmart:  Crayola Colored Pencils – $2.97

10. Flair Pens 

Amazon: Paper-Mate Flair Pens 10 pk – $11.54

Walmart: Paper-Mate Flair Pens 10 pk – $10.82

Soo…. do you think you'll be shopping the Walmart school supplies aisle or shipping a few boxes from Amazon this year?

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  1. This week our Kmart had 1 subject Spiral Notebooks for $.17 each. Great deal.

  2. I just bought Ticonderoga 96ct pencils at Costco for 9.49.

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