It’s that time of year again, Figs. Summer’s drawing to a close, and that means school’s starting up! The first day of school is an alternately horrifying and exciting day. Whether you’re psyched to head back or wishing you had a few more weeks of summer, Figment’s got you covered. Check out our handy guide to surviving the first day of school to be sure you make the most of your big return!
First of all, don’t oversleep.
Stroll into the kitchen for the breakfast of champions.
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Get all suited up in a snazzy outfit . . .
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. . . and step into school like you own the place.
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Once you’re there, take a few minutes to hang out with your besties, then head off for your first class.
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You’ll impress everyone with your fancy school supplies, including the teacher.
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Make sure you show off your smarts at least once . . .
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. . . and smoothly say hi to your crush.
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Don’t get too down about seeing the people you don’t like . . .
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. . . and just remember that at the end of the day you can go home and do this:
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