The first day of school will be here before we know it! To help you out, we've rounded up some of the best back-to-school ideas we could find on Pinterest — from school lunches to a gift for your teacher. It's time to start DIY-ing! And don't forget to let the kids help out, too.

1. Create a Homework Station from Polkadot Chair

School calls for organization, and this adorable homework station helps keep everything in the same place, ready for kids to use when they get off of the school bus and walk in the door. You probably won't need to buy many new supplies — the station utilizes common items you likely already have at home. 

2. Decorate Your Locker from DIY READY

From locker wallpaper and chandeliers to notepads and an emergency kit, make sure your locker has it all — the practical and pretty. Here are 17 great ideas to customize your locker and make it truly your own!

3. Make Your Own Lunchables from Bento Lunch

Kids LOVE lunchables and it's easy to understand why: they're a change from the usual sandwiches and often have an element that allows kids to "build" part of the meal themselves (like mini pizzas). Try these DIY healthier lunchable options!

4. Give Your Teacher a Beginning of School Gift from Sweet Charli

It's simple and sweet and who doesn't love presents? Throw this cute and colorful gift in your kid's bag on day one of school and his or her teacher is sure to have a "bright" start to the year!