After all that our wonderful teachers have been through this year, we owe it to them to show them how much we care. This list of Christmas gift ideas for teachers is full of thoughtful, meaningful and practical gift ideas sure to make your teacher heroes feel special. Of course, creating a hand made card and telling them how much they have impacted your life is number one, these extra gifts of appreciation will certainly brighten their day and lift their holiday spirits.

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Christmas Gifts Ideas For Teachers

Christmas Gift Ideas For Teachers

Self Care Gift Ideas:

  • Bath Salts –  For some much needed pampering this fizzing bath powder will spoil your favorite teacher.
  • Makeup bag – Give them something cute to carry their makeup, because our teachers are beautiful, capable and worthy!
  • Nail Polish –  Every teacher will appreciate an exclusive holiday collection of nail polish to make them feel beautiful.
  • Slippers – After a year like this, your teacher will absolutely love to slip their feet into comfort.
  • Mask – Here’s another great gift idea for teachers that will leave them feeling relaxed and soothed.
  • Shower Steamers Aromatherapy – 6-pack of relaxing shower tablets: 1x Lavender, 1x Peppermint, 1x Vanilla & Sweet Orange, 1x Menthol & Eucalyptus, 1x Pomegranate & Rose, and 1x Lemongrass & Coconut.

Gifts to make Teachers feel Special:

  • Key Ring – For teachers, being hands free is essential and so is feeling special. This key ring comes in many different colors and styles.
  • Personalized Key chain – Here’s another keychain that is more personal and fancy. They come in every letter.
  • Bracelets – This bracelet is meant to make them feel extra special during the day or for a night on the town.
  • Monogrammed journal – Great gift idea that’s personal, compact and monogrammed.
  • Tote bag – This fun handbag comes in several nice colors, has outer pockets and plenty of storage.
  • Teacher Shirt –  Here is a really clever and thoughtful gift idea for teacher appreciation.


Our Christmas page has gift ideas for everyone on your list plus some holiday fun that will help you create the most magical family memories

Practical Teacher Gift ideas:

  • Lanyard – Teachers don’t want mugs they want resources and lanyards are something they need.
  • Lanyard for Reading Glasses – Also a necessity are lanyards for reading glasses and masks.
  • Charging station – This charging station would be a great gift idea for teachers at home or in the office.
  • Portable charging block – Perfect gift that has style and practicality.
  • Bento Lunch Box – These lunch boxes are so great and any teacher would love to have them all year round.
  • Their favorite pens – Having good pens are a must and not every teacher spoils themselves with nice gel pens.

Gifts to enjoy on the Weekend:

  • Mini waffle maker – This would be so cute as a gift basket with gourmet waffle mix and some fancy syrup.
  • Wine Tumbler – Such a fun gift idea for them to show off on the weekend with friends.
  • Earbuds – Wireless headphones are great for teachers that like running, walking or listening to books.
  • Gratitude journal – We can all use tools to promote personal reflection, especially our teachers!

Gifts every Teacher Wants:

  • A handwritten note from their student – Just Thanking them for all they do everyday to put their
  • Amazon Giftcard – If you don’t see something on the guide they will always be able to use Amazon gift card.
  • Starbucks Giftcard – Here’s a gift card that is very special to coffee lovers.
  • School Supplies – Every teacher would greatly appreciate replenishing their classroom essentials.

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