Organization is a huge part of your child's success in middle school and well life in general. But middle school is time to start building or refining those organizational skills. The following link organization will direct you to an article that explains why and how being organized increases learning as well as offers tips if your child struggles in this area.
Here is also a link to some tools that may have if your child is weak in organization Tools to help
Finally, taking control of that backpack is a huge benefit in being organized. The following link has suggestions on how too help your child with a "Backpack Makeover." Backpack Makeover