Sunday, December 7, 2008

Christmas Gifts for Teachers

My daughter asked me what she should give my granddaughter's teachers for Christmas, so I asked my teacher friends on Twitter about their favorite Christmas gifts from students:
-2 favorite gifts...a very nice note about my class, framed!!!
And a gift card to

Starbucks w/ car mug! (from an art teacher)

-my fave teacher gifts: heartfelt note... gift card.... all time fave was a
home cooked country meal
(this was mine-art teacher)

-I absolutely love Dunkin Donut coffee.
So, a gift card to Dunkin Donuts is awesome...actually I think
I'll go get some now.
(from an art teacher)

-a card from both student and parent telling me how much I
meant to them. gift cards to movies, restaurants, book store
(from a math specialist)

-
fancy lotion coincidentally in my signature scent (would never
have bought it for myself),
an apron, holiday card with note.


-a hand painted scarf done by a student's grandmother (from a
classroom teacher)
-build-a-bear with student's voice recorded inside.
not practical, but I absolutely love it-on m;y desk if
anyone wants to hear.

3 comments:

diana said...

My favourite gift was shortbread cookies from a mum of a kindergarten child. She made them and gift wrapped them especially for me with a lovely card. I felt very special that someone had gone to the trouble cooking for me. My kindergarten niece has got her teacher a big chocolate shaped into an apple with no.1 teacher on it. It is gorgeous as is her teacher, he is a gem.

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ZenCrafter said...

It's always good to hear from teachers themselves what they'd like to receive, because we parents do like to acknowledge all the time and care they put into our kids!!