Get Ready For a New School Year Without the Separation Anxiety and Stress With My School Buddy Bracelets

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Get ready for the first day of school without the anxiety and stress with a new product developed by an elementary school principal and school social worker. My School Buddy Bracelets and coloring books were designed to help children who are feeling nervous about entering pre-school, childcare, and kindergarten. The bracelets and books can also be used to help early elementary aged children who are apprehensive about going back to school. Visit for more information.

As fall approaches and families get ready to go to pre-school, childcare, kindergarten or back to school, there is a great new product that has been designed to help reduce the stress and separation anxiety that commonly occur at this time of year. My School Buddy Bracelets and Books are a bracelet and interactive coloring book set designed by Elementary Principal, Randy Muffley and School Social Worker, Jennifer Hollander.

My School Buddy Bracelets is a wonderful new concept developed to help children feel positive and comfortable at school. Inside the flap of each Buddy Bracelet is a slot for a small picture. Place a picture of a family member or pet inside this slot. By wearing the bracelet to school each day, children will be able to peek at the picture feel more secure and help make a smooth adjustment to the new school year. As the days and weeks go by and children have successfully transitioned into school, the bracelet can be attached to a backpack or lunchbox because it is not needed as frequently anymore. My School Buddy Bracelets are available in five colorful kid-friendly designs!

In addition, every Buddy Bracelet also comes with the My School Buddy book. This interactive coloring book, written by a school social worker, was written for caregivers and children to complete together. This book gives caregivers and children the opportunity to read about going to school, and it encourages children to express their excitement and apprehension. The engaging pages offer a place to color, draw and write about going to school. Together caregivers and children can read My School Buddy book as another way to reduce concerns about going to school.

Finally, it is not uncommon for children to initially be excited about going to school, but after a few days or weeks become anxious about leaving home each day. My School Buddy Bracelet can be worn at any time of the year when a connection to home is needed. Teachers, principals, school social workers and counselors are often available to help ease the anxieties of individual students, and My School Buddy Bracelets will work together with school personnel and caregivers to make sure that children are feeling confident, comfortable, and safe at school.

For more information please visit

My School Buddy Bracelets and Books
32841 Middlebelt Road, Suite 405
Farmington Hills, MI 48334


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