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Get an A in Creativity

August 7, 2014

Help the kids start the school year off the right way and get to the head of the class by surprising their teacher with a creative gift straight from the heart! All four of these ideas are simple to recreate, so enlist the help of your little students for the perfect activity to get them excited for the first day of school.

Pair these unique DIY teacher gifts with an apple-themed treat, and the will be well on their way to becoming teacher’s pet.

Creative + Cool DIY Teacher Gifts

Personalize a Mini Easel


Add a touch of artistic flair to their work space with this simple and unique DIY Mini Art Easel from Skip to my Lou! Add your own message to the easel or stick to writing out their name for a cool desk decoration. The best part? They can erase the message and fill in with their own well words or wisdom for a gift they’ll love showing off for the entire school year!

Pair Flowers with a DIY Pencil Vase


Sharpen their work space with a vase adorned in #2 pencils with this craft idea from! Using simply a vase, pencils, and a rubber band, you can create a gift that’ll add a fun and festive touch to the whole classroom.

Create a Flower Pen Bouquet


Put a floral twist on the professor’s writing instruments with these DIY Flower Pens from HGTV. Make a few and toss them into a pot or small vase for a bouquet that will wow without ever wilting!

Fill this Terra Cotta Apple Mug with Sweets


Turn an ordinary terra cotta pot into a reusable apple-shaped storage container filled with sweets! This is one DIY gift they’ll want to hold on to and show off during their next visit to the teacher’s lounge with this how-to from Seven Thirty Three.

Thank You Gifts

Sweet End of School Year Gift Ideas for Teachers

May 29, 2014

Thank You Berry Much Cookie Flower PotFrom September to June, the classroom serves as a second home, with the teachers being the disciplinarians parents trust to instill knowledge into their beloved children. Send a sweet “Thank You” with these end of school year gift ideas from Cheryl’s!

Thank You Gift for Teachers from an Individual
Apples and fruits may be the go-to gift for teachers, but we guarantee your favorite instructor will be even more impressed with their favorite fruity treat in cookie form! Any selection from our unique cookie flower pots is sure to impress, and put you in the running for teacher’s pet.

Thank You Gifts for Teachers From a Group
If you’re looking for a wow-worthy gift to send from a class or group, choose one of the generous cookie and dessert gift baskets, filled with an assortment of sweets, sized for sharing. Include a photo of the whole class for an added keepsake the teacher can hold on to forever!

Thank You Gifts for Student Teachers and Aides
Your child’s main teacher may be at the forefront of all the lessons and activities, but don’t forget those aides and student teachers who help with the day-to-day tasks and are just as vital to the learning experience. Send the unsung heroes of the classroom a vibrant and sweet gift from our Happy Face Cookies Collection, sure to put a smile on their faces!