(BPT) - It's back-to-school season, which means it's time to gather the essentials for a colorful new year! There are lots of fun things to pick out and purchase, from backpacks to lunchboxes to that special outfit for the first day of school. Making a list is the best way to remember all you need.

Of course, no school year shopping haul is complete without classroom supplies and nothing says back-to-school quite like Crayola! Add these must-have, creativity-inspiring Crayola items to your shopping basket to fulfill all drawing, coloring and note-taking needs this school year.

1. Colors of the World Fine Line Markers

A new addition to the Colors of the World line, Crayola Colors of the World Fine Line Markers provide children with greater variety and representation to color the world they see around them. This pack contains 24 specially formulated, washable colors that represent skin tones from all around the world to celebrate growing diversity. Crayola Fine Line Markers are ideal for adding detail to small, coloring areas and writing or drawing thin lines. While these markers are vibrant, they won't smudge or bleed through paper.

2. Colors of Kindness Crayons

The Colors of Kindness Crayons were designed to encourage kids, parents and teachers to spread the love. This flip-top box contains 24 crayons and features four new colors: Cool Mint, Crayellow, Powder Blue and Oatmeal.

This unique crayon set also includes special-edition friendly sentiments printed on each crayon, such as Hello Sunshine, Peace of Mind and Heart to Heart, bringing positivity into the classroom. This special set is sure to help kick off a colorful school year and also makes an excellent gift for crayon collectors.

3. Mini Twistables Crayons

Crayola Mini Twistables Crayons never need sharpening - just give a twist to keep the color going! These twistable crayons are compact and come in 24 brilliant colors to get the imagination spinning. The crayons are perfect for projects at home or on the go. Simply twist the barrel ends and creativity can begin. The durable, clear plastic barrels allow kids to see the colors inside while also protecting them from breakage.

Get your child into the back-to-school spirit by fostering their creativity this school year. Any of these products (or all three) are great additions to your child's school supply list alongside the classic Crayola 24-count crayons and 10-count broad line markers.

Crayola Colors of the World Fine Line Markers, Colors of Kindness Crayons and Mini Twistable Crayons are available for purchase at retailers nationwide. To learn about more Crayola's back-to-school products, check out all the wonderful classroom supplies available for students and teachers at Crayola.com.