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The BEST Back to School Teacher Gifts

Posted by  ·  July 28, 2019  ·  Last Updated: July 28, 2019

You have found the BEST back to school teacher gift right here. From pretty jars filled with candy to school supplies, you will find plenty of ways to welcome your teacher back to school and start the year off right!

Don’t worry we can help you show your appreciation and support all year long with these teacher appreciation ideas.

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Back to School Teacher Gift Ideas

A back to school teacher gift doesn’t have to be big and expensive. The point is to acknowledge the occasion and make it special. These small gifts will do just that!

Many teachers keep candy on their desk to reward students. Help keep them stocked!

This Year is Going to be SWEET tag

this year is going to be sweet gift tag on candy

Give the teacher a sweet treat while welcoming her back to school with one of these four free printable tags. Place some candy in a pretty mason jar and attach a tag and you have an easy back to school teacher gift.

Candy Pun Gift Tags for Teachers

Love clever sayings?  I have over 50 tags ready for you to print to make gift giving super easy.  All you do is print a tag and attach to a little gift for a “Pun-tastic gift!  Each tag even comes with gift ideas.  Download 55 more tags for $4.95. Your teacher will be happy you did! These tags will keep you prepared for last minute gifts all year!

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Gifting school supplies is always helpful!

My Future is SHARP With You as My Teacher

back to school gift tags

Sharpie Gift

sharpie teacher gift

Every teacher can use more post-it notes. It is super simple to print on the top sheet to make a cute gift that is also very useful!

Post It Note Gift

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School supplies are always a welcome gift!

Have a Bright School Year!

saying for markers and highlighters


These first day of school teacher gift are sure to start the year off right!

Let’s Start the Year “Write”!

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This idea is easy for your child to take to school and the teacher will appreciate an extra notebook.  A sweet note inside offering to help through the school year and maybe a gift card to buy needed items for the class would make this gift extra special!

Notebook Teacher Gift

notebook teacher gift


A teacher can never have enough glue sticks for her classroom! How clever is this!

Glue Stick Wreath

glue stick wreath

I always want to make sure the teacher knows I am willing to help. This hand soap gift is a clever way to give my contact information and let my child’s teacher know I am willing to lend a hand and makes perfect back to school teacher gifts!

If I Can Lend You a Hand Tagfree printable if I can lend a hand gift tags

How about something to make the classroom smell great!

Scentsational Teacher Gift


EOS always make for a fun gift and this printable card makes them perfect for back to school!

EOS Teacher Gift


An apple for the teacher is always a great gift! Help your teacher safely bring their apple to school with this crochet apple cozy.

apple cozy with apple for the teacher gift tag

What a cute little planter made from rulers.

This Year is Going to Rule

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Make sure you know exactly what your teacher likes so you can always be prepared to shower her with the things she likes most!

Teacher’s Favorite Things Printable

Favorite Things Teacher Questionnaire







Don’t forget to help your child celebrate the first day of school with this darling Back to School Memory Printable!




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  1. Friday, August 9th, 2019
    These are great for back to school! I will have to make these for my kids teachers; too cute to pass up!
  2. lauren kelly
    Friday, August 9th, 2019
    These are all such great ideas! I am going to make the Sharpie ones for my kids teachers!
  3. Jen
    Friday, August 9th, 2019
    All such great ideas to make teachers feel appreciated. Thanks for the inspiration.
  4. Kara
    Friday, August 9th, 2019
    These are so fun! I love giving practical gifts to teachers, so I love the glue stick idea!
  5. Thursday, August 9th, 2018
    These are so fun, cute, and easy! I can't wait to make these for my kid's teachers!