Thank You, Teacher: Gift Guide

As we approach the end of the school year, it’s time to start thinking about how we can show our appreciation to the amazing teachers who have made such a big difference in our children’s lives.

At Green Tulip, we’re here to help you find thoughtful gifts that teachers will love.

Are End of Year Teacher Gifts Necessary?

Teachers work incredibly hard all year, guiding, nurturing, and educating our children. A small token of appreciation can go a long way in showing them just how much their efforts mean to us.

But let’s be honest - end of year gifts aren’t a must-do. It’s important to remember that the gesture doesn't have to be grand or expensive; what matters most is the thought behind the gift. If you do decide to give a gift, why not choose something that’s good for the planet, too?

What Gifts Do Teachers Really Want?

When thinking about what to give, consider gifts that are thoughtful, practical, and sustainable. Here are some ideas that are sure to be a hit:

  • Handmade Treasures: A handmade gift from your child, like a piece of artwork or a craft, is very special and personal.
  • Gift Vouchers: Let teachers treat themselves! Gift vouchers are great as they'll be able to buy exactly what they want or need. Consider a gift card for local coffee shops or restaurants to help support local businesses.
  • Heartfelt Notes: A lovely card with a heartfelt message can mean the world to a teacher. It’s a simple yet meaningful way to show appreciation.
  • Reusable Goodies: Think about reusable coffee cups, water bottles, or shopping bags. These are practical, eco-friendly, and something teachers can use every day.
  • Relaxation Treats: Teaching can be stressful, so gifts that promote relaxation are always appreciated. Think candles, essential oils, bath salts or a cosy blanket.
  • Stationery: Teachers can never have too much stationery - notebooks, pens, pencils, and markers are always useful for teachers. Opt for eco-friendly options made from recycled materials for an extra thoughtful touch.

Best End of Year Teacher Gifts

We’ve done the hard work for you and searched our entire product catalogue to bring you our best teacher gift ideas.

We’ve picked a lovely selection of token gifts under £10 as well as some higher priced gifts if you are looking to team up with the rest of the class.







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