Gifts Useful in the Classroom
Unique teacher gifts that can be used in the classroom are a helpful idea.
Since teachers need many items for their classes that are not supplied by the schools, they love receiving them as gifts.
Use these ideas for creative and useful ways to present the gifts.
Teacher Gift for a Man
But could also be used for a woman, depending on the paper you use to decorate this pencil holder.
Stitch a colorful lunch sack for the teacher’s lunch. Fill with goodies.
Quick& Easy Coffee Cozy
Stitch a quick and easy coffee cozy to help the teacher get through the morning!
Hand Sanitizer Gift
Remove the label from a pump bottle of hand sanitizer and add rub on stickers. Or Mod Podge a pretty picture on it. Tie a ribbon around the neck.
Another hand sanitizer here.
Use 20 to 50 colored pencils to make a pencil bouquet and tie with a colorful ribbon.
Magnets & Clips Tin
Make some creative magnets and clothespin clips, and package in a colorful tin.
Days of The Week Office Supply Holder
Transform a Days of the Week pill holder into a container for office supplies. Add one of the printable teacher sayings to each compartment.
Create a pretty box and cover a journal or composition book to match. Make matching notecards, and add pencils or pens, binder clips and homemade stickers for the desktop organizer.
Soup Mug with a Stress Ball
Buy or make a special soup mug with a stress ball and other goodies for hectic times.
This clever coaster caddy has places for a calendar, notepad, memo board and photo. And there’s lots of room inside to hold pens and pencils.
This chalkboard clipboard will be very handy, as it can be used with chalk or paper.
Make this creative teacher’s clipboard for a special teacher.
Pencil Cup & Matching Clipboard
Craft a pencil cup and matching clipboard for the teacher to use on his/her desk. Add some pencils to the cup.
Mod Podge Clipboard
Create an easy Mod Podge clipboard using colorful paper.
Giant Paper Clips in Gift Bag
Put together these colorful giant paperclips and place them in a decorated small bag. Or you could cut down a lunch sack and decorate it.
Make this attractive desk set of embellished notebook, pencil holder, clip and more.
Create unique teacher gifts with this monogrammed tote with matching notepads and Post-it note holder for a nice teacher set.
Teacher Bookplate Set
Craft a colorful tin or box to hold a stack of teacher bookplates.
Small Appreciation Gifts
Here is a long list of small appreciation gift ideas with great teacher sayings.
Little Book of Notes
Make a little book of notes in the shape of a pencil.
Embellish a small tin and fill with paper sized to fit, to make a note tin for the teacher. There are cute gift bags pictured, too.
Post-It Teacher Gift
Craft a Post-It teacher gift with a plastic photo holder.
Post-It Note Holder
Create Post-It note holders for the teacher’s desk.
Sticky Note Books
Use this quick idea to make sticky note books. Give a few to your special teacher.
Teacher’s File Box
Make or buy a file box and cover and embellish it for a decorative teacher’s file box.
Teacher Post-It & Desk Holder
Craft a Post-it note holder and make a matching box to hold desk supplies.
Line pencils around the outside of a paint can to embellish it, and add a small potted plant - for the teacher’s desk.
Calendar on a Jar
Use cork and cardstock to make a calendar on the side of a decorated jar. Keep the extra parts inside the jar.
Make a clever school bucket for the teacher’s desk and fill it with essential supplies: pencils, crayons, markers, glue, ruler and notepad.
Create a teacher’s tote by stamping a purchased tote (or make your own), and fill it with school supplies.
Desk Accessories & Coffee Cozy
Stitch colorful matching desk accessories & coffee cozy.
Teacher Quotes & Memo Clip
Craft a matching decorated jar of inspirational teacher quotes and jumbo clothespin memo clip for a special teacher to keep on her/his desk.
Enjoy making these unique teacher gifts.