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    • How to use a Survival Kit: 

      1. Gather the Items listed in the kit
      2. Print out a cute listing of the contents so that the recipient knows what each item is for.
      3. Place the items in a baggie
      4. Print out the topper, fold it over the top of the baggie containing the survival kit contents and staple it shut

       Please note that Most of the survival kits listed have free printable toppers available to print here.

    • College Freshman's Survival Kit

      College Freshman's Survival Kit

      Created By Jana & Pam of Funkits
      You will be entering a new time in your life – a new home away from the home
      that you have known for years…This is an exciting time in your life… you’ll be
      making new friends, facing new challenges, and making new discoveries about
      yourself and the world around you…Congratulations and Good Luck!

      Confetti- To celebrate your high school graduation, your acceptance into college and your 18th birthday

      Gift Card – So that you can treat yourself to something special

      Skittles – May your college experience be as “colorful as a rainbow”

      Good-n-plenty- May you have “good” times and “plenty” of success in college

      Candle – The “burning light” of the candle represents your constant hard work and dedication throughout college

      Sweet-n-sour candy – To appreciate the differences in your roommates and
      accept them for who they are

      Personal Message Center – So that you’ll always get your messages

      Stars - Never stop dreaming

      Eraser – Each day brings a new chance your way

      - So many “doors” of opportunities will be opening for you

      For the extra “burst” of energy for late night studying

      Crayons- To “color” your days bright and sunny

      Smiley Face Sticker - To always remember to “smile”

      Hugs & Kisses – To always remember that you are loved

      Fun Dip – Always remember to “dip into some fun” while you’re away at college

      Extra gum
      – For the “extra” motivation to conquer your exams

      Balloons – To remind you not to “blow up” when things don’t go exactly as you planned

      Paper Clip - To help keep things together when they seem to be getting out of control

      - To help you “zero in” on your talents and “highlight” your skills

      Payday – So there will always be money to go SHOPPING

      – Believe in yourself and your choices and enjoy your accomplishments

      Puzzle Piece
      – Because you are an important “piece” of your college community

      Wiggly Eyes – Don’t close your “eyes” to any opportunity, consider the possibilities

      Pad of Paper – To “write” down your thoughts

      Take 5 chocolate bar – Always remember to take at least “5” minutes” for yourself and relax

      Shower Tote - To stay organized

      Notecards – To keep in touch with family and friends

      Calculator - To sum it up, “Do the best you can, trust your own judgment and you’ll do just fine”

      Free Printable Topper

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