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28 Teacher Appreciation Gifts & DIY Ideas

As our children head back to school, it’s a wonderful time to think about all the hard work teachers put in with time, effort, and their hearts to care for our precious children. It’s truly one of the most important jobs there is. It’s important to thank the teachers in our child’s life ans they really play such a huge role in their upbringing. Below is a collection of 28 awesome DIY, thrifty, inexpensive and easy teacher appreciation gifts that you can make and give to your children’s teachers anytime throughout the school year.

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28 Teacher Appreciation Gifts

1. DIY Cake Slice Gift Box

2. Monogram Tote


3. DIY Thank You Cards

4. Pencil Holder


5. Crayon Vase

6. You’re One In A Melon


7. EOS Lip Balm DIY Gift

8. Bookworm


9. Oatmeal Cookie Hand Scrub

10. Magnetic Artwork Holder


11. Up-cycled Blocks

12. Popsicle Stick Pencil

Homemade Air Freshener

13. Homemade Air Freshener

14. Your Teaching Skills are on Fire


15. Personalized Chalkboard Clipboard

16. School Supply Holder


17. DIY Chalkboard Frame

18. DIY Pencil Desk Caddies

Oatmeal in a Jar Gift

19. Instant Oatmeal in a Jar

20. #1 Teacher DIY Candy Pot

washi teacher gift

21. I’d Hate to be Stuck without You Washi Gift

22. Amazon Teacher Gift


23. Altered Composition Notebook

24. Last Minute DIY Post-It Gift


25. Mason Jar Craft Gift

26. Candle Teacher Gift


27. It Takes A Big Heart – Teacher Wall Art

28. School Supply Teacher Gift

With all these awesome teacher appreciate gifts and ideas above, now the hard part will come down to picking just a few of them to gift to the teachers this year. Teacher Appreciation week is usually in early May, but whenever you want to show your appreciation, a gift is a really welcome treat!

Which of these teacher appreciation gifts is your favorite?


Saturday 19th of September 2015

Super cute ideas!! Loving this round up! Saying hello from the party bunch! Cathy


Monday 14th of September 2015

These are all great ideas, so choosing a favorite wasn't easy, but I really really like the washi tape gift - so cute and our teachers love wash tape.

Myrah - Coupon Mamacita

Friday 4th of September 2015

These are great ideas! I think our teachers deserve all the appreciation we can give them. Their jobs aren't easy!

Melissa Pezza

Friday 4th of September 2015

I love the DIY teacher candy pot! All of these are great actually. Our teachers do so much for our kids.

Allie D.

Friday 4th of September 2015

Now that my daughter has started school, I will be using these gift ideas. My favorite is the teacher wall art! Super cute.

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