Thank You Teacher Gift Guide

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We are approaching the end of term and the school year. When I was young and at school, a Thank You Teacher Gift was practically unheard of. But in recent times this trend has come across the pond to the UK. It’s actually a pretty big thing here now. So I’ve come up with a few ideas on gifts for teachers, to say how much we appreciate all that they do in helping our children grow.

Thank you teacher gift - thank you for helping me to grow

A small token of appreciation will never go amiss, so if you’re looking for a heartfelt way of saying “Thank you” check out these ideas below.

Thank You Teacher


Everyone loves chocolate don’t they and so does every teacher. These perfect size share bags (or not to share!) from Lily O’Brien’s would make the ideal token of thanks.


Mega Milk Chocolate,
Crunchy Salted Almond,

Creamy Caramels with Sea Salt,
70% Dark Belgian Chocolate.

RRP £10.00 for the assortment

Lily O'Brien's Share bags

Personalised Chocolate Chip Cookie

The delicious giant cookie can be designed specifically to tailor your needs. A personalised message of your choice (up to 25 characters) can be added to the cookie to make it personal and unique to the lucky recipient.

Available from Prezzy Box, this cookie is delicious. You can add the teacher’s name or any words you feel like.

RRP: £8.99

Thank You Teacher cookie

Wildflowers Wine Glass

This beautiful mouth blown wine glass from Gift Giving All Wrapped Up is designed by the US artist Lolita. Each glass is hand-painted using food grade non-toxic paint to create stunning designs. Each Lolita wine glass comes packaged in a branded gift box with an individual wine cocktail recipe on both the bottom of the glass and box.

A stunning Thank You Teacher gift that will last longer than a bunch of flowers I’m sure!

RRP: £19.95

Wildflowers Wine Glass - thank you teacher gift

Chemist Terrarium Kit

This chemist terrarium kit would make the ideal gift for your child’s science teacher. It’s a fun gift that will be treasured I’m sure. I’m all for giving vases and planters as gifts, they are helping to keep the air clean around us. Plus are very pretty.

This handy kit comes with everything you need to build a fully functioning ecosystem: pebbles, activated charcoal, coir, and sand. All you need to add are the plants.

RRP: £24.00

Create your own mini ecosystem on your window sill with the Chemist Terrarium Kit!

Willow & Finn Hand Poured Soy Candles

Designed and made by an artisan candlemaker based in Shepperton, Surrey. These mood-boosting scented candles from Willow & Finn are aimed at busy people but also with the idea of ethics and sustainability in mind. All the products are recyclable along with packaging – and as the scents are therapeutic they are perfect for busy teachers.

RRP: From £8.00

Willow & Finn soy candles

The Quick After Work Cook Book

Like many of us, when you get home from work, you just want to cook something quick, yet healthy and tasty. Dairy Diary has this new after work cookbook, that I’m sure the teacher would find useful. Gorgeous midweek meals that are easy to fit into your busy lifestyle.

Each recipe is laid out simply for ease, and can be made in 30 minutes or less. I can’t wait to try some of them out!

RRP: £8.99

The Quick After Work Cook Book
The Quick After Work Cook Book

Personalised Plant Pot

This plant pot is perfect as a gift for a nursery or an individual. All you have to do is to add a little cactus or other plants. We are going to give this to L’s nursery. It can be personalised with up to 30 characters.

Whether you want to say thank you to a parent, other family member or even a teacher for helping you grow, this plant pot is guaranteed to make them smile.

RRP: £12.99

Thank you teacher gifts - personalised flower pot

Thank you for stopping by today, I hope these gifts have given you a few ideas for your Thank You Teacher Gift.

rachel bustin
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3 thoughts on “Thank You Teacher Gift Guide

  1. What lovely ideas. That Wildflowers wine glass is beautiful and the chemist terrarium kit is a fab idea! x

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