Everyone In Illinois Remembers These 10 Things In School

I walked into a store last night and was bombarded by a display of #2 yellow pencils. When is the last time you used a yellow #2 pencil? I know I haven’t in years. But they were such a huge part of my time in school. So just in time for Back to School, we here at Only in Your State are looking back at things we remember from our school days:

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What are some of your favorite school memories? Let us know in the comments!