Fall is just around the corner and that means school will soon be back in session! If you have a little guy off to preschool or daycare you will need a pint-size backpack for your toddling academic to tote their miniature school supplies and daily necessities. Even if your tot is staying home with a caretaker, a mini backpack for your mini person is still a great way to carry the essentials from point A to B. Choose a backpack from this list of some our favorite backpacks for toddlers!

Choose A Backpack To Match Your Toddler’s Personality

If you have a little one off to preschool or daycare you will need to choose a backpack for your toddling academic to tote all their accessories.

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For the Outdoorsy Toddler

This Fafada Childrens Backpack is great for the toddler who likes to join mom and dad on outdoor adventures. It is scratch resistant and has an anti-tear function, so even if you aren’t the outdoorsy type, it is a perfect option for a kid who is a little more “rough and tumble.” There are several basic colors to choose from and it’s budget friendly! Note that it is too small to hold standard sized paper, but it is perfect toddler size.

For the Animal Loving Toddler

When looking to choose a backpack, look no further. These Zoo Little Kid Backpacks from SkipHop have over 20 animal options and are only $20. The pack has an insulated pouch, great for keeping snacks fresh, and a drink holder on the side. The design and colors are bright and cheery yet tasteful.  They’re easy to clean and phthalate-free, so they provide convenience you can feel good about.

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For the Trendy Toddler

This Fjallraven Kanken Mini Backpack is so cool, your toddler will need some sunglasses to go with it. In fact, you might even end up buying one for yourself! In addition to being super cute, this bag is water resistant and has a reflective logo on the front for added safety. It’s comfortable and convenient with plenty of pockets and storage. This backpack has a higher price tag but it is durable and the simple, subtle design ensures you’ll stay in style for years to come. 

For the Toddler with a Big Personality

This Pottery Barn Kids BackPack is great for the toddler with a lot of opinions because there are so many styles to choose from and they are customizable. They will love designing their own bag, which will make them even more excited to wear it. You can even have the bag monogrammed for that extra personal touch, and the various sizes ensure a great fit. They are water resistant and have reflective pipeline for safety.

Do you have a favorite toddler backpack that didn’t make out list? Let us know in the comments below! Good luck to all of the new students-in-training this fall!

If you have a little one off to preschool or daycare you will need to choose a backpack for your toddling academic to tote all their accessories.

Jenna Lombardi
Jenna Lombardi
Jenna Lombardi currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia with her husband, Andrew, and their two children, Aaron and Clare. She loves to travel (even with kids!), find a good bargain, and enjoys an iced chai latte with soy milk every now and then. When she’s not wrangling the kids at the playground or the zoo, she can be found practicing hand lettering, reading about pregnancy and natural childbirth, or testing out a new recipe in the kitchen.