Put a small version of this in the linen closet. Get rid of the junk drawer in the kitchen. Not enough room for one anyway. DIY Battery Organization [Tutorial] : trays stacked on top of each other stores batteries by size. very smart!
Use an over the door shoe organizer to organize school supplies by type. You'll be able to see every supply on display, but it tucks behind a door out of sight nicely, too! Click the pin for more ideas on how to organize school supplies.