Our wonderful teachers are there for our kids every weekday… It's time to show them how much you care! These teacher appreciation gifts are ideas they'll love. Just print our cute gift card printables, attach a $5-10 gift card, and you're set!
Oh, Pinterest. When it's time for gifting, you're our first stop. We love your ideas and inspirations… But let's get real for a second. Not all of us are as crafty as we would like to be. Plus, who has the time to make glittery, elaborate gifts, anyways?? (If you do, then kudos to you!)
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So when it comes time for Teacher Appreciation Week this year, let's break the chain of getting Mrs. Suzie her 20th “I love my teacher” mug. Instead, let's give her want she wants! We're talking about quick and simple teacher appreciation printables to go with clever, cute, useful gift cards that don't break the bank.
TEACHER APPRECIATION GIFT CARDS
Gift cards are great because they are useful and give the receiver a variety of options. Plus, you can select your dollar amount. Even $5 can go far! We created a few cute teacher appreciation printables for you to use with gift cards for those teachers who do oh-so-much for our cute kiddos. All you'll need is your gift card of choice, card stock paper, a printer, double sided tape and your favorite pen or marker. You'll have some cute teacher appreciation gifts in a snap!
1. TARGET, THEIR FAVORITE PLACE TO TAKE A STROLL
Let's be honest, who doesn't love Target? A quick $5 gift card can get them some great things. Especially in Bullseye's Playground! All you need is the gift card, printable, and have your kiddo print their name at the bottom. They'll be relaxing and strolling the aisles of their favorite store in no time!
2. THEIR FAVORITE ICE CREAM SHOP
Is there any quicker way to brighten someone's day than by offering the gift of ice cream? Cold Stone, Baskin Robbins, Yogurtland, Sonic, a cute little local shop…
Pick your teacher's favorite place, pick up a gift card, attach it to the cute printable, and VOILA! They'll be licking that spoon with a smile on their face.
3. SCENTSATIONAL TEACHER APPRECIATION IDEA
Who doesn't love something that smells so dang good? However, we all have different preferences when it comes to all of those smell-good things. Rather than getting them a lotion they may never use because they can't stand the smell of it, why not let them pick it out themselves?
You could grab them a gift card from Bath & Body Works, Bed Bath and Beyond, or Walmart and let them choose their gift themselves! Between lotions, hand sanitizer, air fresheners, candles, and more, they'll be sure to find something they love. Attach their gift card to our cute printable and you're set!
4. THEIR FAVORITE COFFEE SHOP
It's no joke that mornings can be a struggle. Teachers have to get to school before our kids do, so we can only imagine that our favorite teacher may need a pick me up, too! Gift cards to a local coffee shop are great because they aren't just for coffee drinkers.
They have always have the best treats, plus a variety of other drinks, such as tea, hot chocolate, cider, steamed milk, etc. Grab a gift card to a local shop, attach it to the printable, and you've got yourself a gift anyone will love — a latte!
5. AMAZON TEACHER APPRECIATION IDEA
Amazon is juuuust about the best online store ever, right?! Teachers always have things they need for their classrooms, so why not help them out a little bit so they can get what they actually need?
6. THEIR FAVE DONUT SHOP
Oh hey, best treat ever! Come on, who DOESN'T love a donut? With so many options including Dunkin' Donuts, Krispy Kreme, or your local mom and pop donut shops, any teacher would be nuts to not love a donut gift card.
Just download the printable and you're set! You may even run into them the next time you're grabbing donuts as a treat for the fam.
And there you have it! You now have six great teacher appreciation printables with gift card ideas your kids' teachers will love you for and they won't cost you an arm and a leg. The hardest part may be choosing which cute idea you want to go with! Let us know which one you're getting for your kids' teachers in the comments below!
Looking for more great ideas?
- Love these ideas, but wanting to get a little more personalized and crafty? Try out these teacher appreciation gift ideas!
- If you loved these ideas, then be sure to check out these back to school teacher gift ideas when the time comes!
- Need some help getting everybody fed in the mornings? Whip up these make-ahead breakfast ideas and your mornings will go so much more smoothly!