Back to School Bargains: 8 'GMA' Exclusive Deals

"GMA" contributor Tory Johnson reveals eight exclusive deals for back to school.

Aug. 16, 2011 -- intro: Summer is nearly over and kids are heading back to school.

For parents, that means it's time to once again sort through the seemingly miles-long list of the school supplies kids need to make it through another year of books, tests, learning and fun.

Back to school season is second only to the holidays for consumer spending, so you might very well be concerned about the costs of sending your little one off on the bus with a backpack full of must-have items.

Have no fear.

"Good Morning America" workplace contributor Tory Johnson appeared on "Good Morning America" this morning with eight exclusive deals for "GMA" viewers that will help you save big on the extras that add up.

First, the fine print: All deals are valid only on the dates listed below. All deals are available while supplies last. Taxes and shipping (in the United States only) are extra, based on state law and retailer rates. Deals might not be combined with other coupons and offers. Contact the retailers directly for any questions about products, pricing and delivery before ordering online.

You might experience delays or technical issues because of the high volume of traffic. Please keep trying. The retailers are committed to satisfying your orders while supplies last. Thanks for your patience.

quicklist: 1 title: Back to School Calendars From text: Choose from among thousands of calendars at a rare savings. 50 percent discount on all back-to-school and 2012 calendars using code GMA.

Original: $8 to $20

Discount: $4 to $10

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16, through Wednesday, Aug. 17, at 11 p.m., ET.


quicklist: 2 Title: Skechers Kids Boys and Girls Sneakers

text: From Twinkle Toes to Luminators, your kids will be in style with Skechers.

40 percent discount on assorted styles using code GMASKECHER. Offer is only valid on, not in Skechers retail stores.

Original: $37 to $55

Discount: $22 to $33

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16, only.


quicklist: 3 Title: ReUsies Text: Cotton on the outside, water resistant on the inside, these reusable pouches are perfect for snacks and sandwiches. Dishwasher and laundry safe; meets federal guidelines for food safety too. Perfect for the eco-family.

50 percent discount on more than 40 styles using code GMA.

Discount: $4 to $8

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16, through Friday, Aug. 19, at 12 a.m., ET.


quicklist: 4 Title: LeSportsac Classic Backpacks and Totes text: Big savings on select styles from the quintessential U.S. brand that's a favorite among girls of all ages worldwide.

50 percent discount on more than two dozen styles using code GMA.

Original: $62 to $120

Discount Price: $31 to $60

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16, only.


quicklist: 5 Title: Sprayground text: Super stylish backpacks favored by celebs such as Bruno Mars and the Black Eyed Peas. Each backpack has dedicated compartments for a laptop, tablet computer, MP3 players and cell phones.

40 percent discount using code GMA.

Original Price: $48

Discount Price: $29

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16, through Thursday, Aug. 18.


quicklist: 6 Title: ACER Laptop From OfficeMax Text: Everyday multitasking performance at a price that doesn't break a student's budget. Keep pace with homework and, of course, social networking. A 15.6-inch display and a built-in webcam deliver a stunning view for movies, games, surfing the Web and even writing papers and on-line research. HDMI port lets you extend your view to a large monitor or big screen TV.

$150 off original price using code GMA.

Original: $500

Discount: $350

This laptop deal is only available online today, Tuesday, Aug. 16, only. Not valid in stores.


quicklist: 7 Title:Karma Kiss Fun School Supplies text: Adorable pens, funky calculators, clever mini erasers; the stuff that's always all the rage among students, especially since it was featured in memorable Hollywood films including "Twilight."

50 percent discount on the whole site using code GMA.

Original: $3 to $20

Discount $1.50 to $10

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16 and Wednesday, Aug. 17, only.


quicklist: 8 Title: BUILT NY Gourmet Getaway Lunch Tote Text: Lunch in style with this popular insulated tote that's perfect for any age: Save waste, eat healthy, bring your own lunch.

50 percent discount using code GMA.

Original: $25

Discount: $12.50

Available Tuesday, Aug. 16 and Wednesday, Aug. 17, only.

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