Why not craft a special, homemade gift for your favorite teacher? These gift ideas are perfect to give at the end of the school year, when the school year starts or during the holiday season. You can also make a card or gift tag and use these creative gift wrapping ideas for the perfect finishing touch.
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Download one or more of these unique certificates to give to a special teacher.
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School Days Beaded Safety Pins
Learn how you can make a collection of fun pins to give as a gift to all of your teachers.
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Colorful Hall Passes
Learn how to use craft foam to craft fun hall passes you can give as back-to-school a gift to your teacher. You can make one for every destination.
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Instead of an actual apple, this fancy card will be appreciated by any teacher.Continue to 5 of 29 below.
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This card sends a special message using Smartie and Dum-Dum brand candies.
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Teachers Help Kids Grow
Follow these instructions and you can make a nice handprint t-shirt, canvas bag or picture to give to a special teacher!
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Watch this great video and learn how you can craft a helpful calendar for your favorite teachers.
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Teacher's Survival Kit
Learn how to make a unique gift for a favorite teacher using a collection of small items and this printable tag or label.Continue to 9 of 29 below.
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School Fun Paper Crafts
These paper crafts are fun to make and give to a teacher or to use as decorations.
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If your teacher likes to use a clipboard, follow these directions to make a custom one using chalkboard paint.
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This homemade magnet is a fun alternative to giving your teacher a real apple and it would make a nice classroom decoration.
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Use these instructions and to dress up an ordinary pen using beads and wire.Continue to 13 of 29 below.
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Make your teacher a tasty plant that she can keep on her desk.
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Clay Pot Apple
This tutorial explains how you can make an apple for your teacher using a clay pot and saucer. You can even fill it with treats or classroom supplies.
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Chalkboard Cupboard Door
Learn how you can craft a miniature chalkboard to give to a special teacher.
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Crayon Rock Paperweight
Learn how you can make a paperweight out of a rock and coloring crayons.Continue to 17 of 29 below.
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Decoupaged Desk Organizer
Learn how you can use an egg carton and decoupage techniques to make an organizer your teacher can use to hold small school supplies.
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Good Morning Magnet
Learn how to make a magnet that will help your teacher start her day in a good mood.
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You can use your school colors to make a miniature bulletin board your teacher can use to hold pictures and classroom notes.
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Use these instructions to make a personalized book bag for your favorite teacher.Continue to 21 of 29 below.
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Paper Bag Apple
Can you believe this little apple is made out of a paper bag? Make this magnet into a magnet or brooch for your teacher.
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Personalized Clothespin Magnet
You can make your teacher several of these cute magnets to hold school work and other important papers.
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Personalized Handprint Canvas Bag
Decorate a canvas bag using handprints. This is a fun activity an entire class of kids can do together.
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Pieces Together Plaque
Learn how to make this meaningful plaque using puzzle pieces and you can share a special message with your teacher.Continue to 25 of 29 below.
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Recycle a variety of household containers into functional desk organizers for your teacher.
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Tin Can Pencil Holder
Learn how to use decoupage techniques to make a simple pencil holder you can give as a gift.
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This gift is similar to the teacher's survival kit, except you fill a bowl with treats each day of the week.
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Teacher Candle Craft
Here's how you can decorate a plain candle to give to a special teacher.Continue to 29 of 29 below.
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Here are some suggestions for making a special book for a teacher.