Christmas Gift Ideas for a Teacher.

10 Christmas Gifts for a Teacher

For the man or woman who impart the fruit of knowledge to your kid most of the year’s mornings; who is brave enough to handle more than a dozen of them at the same time and still keep their sanity; who can be a mother, a father, an inspiration and a multitasking machine all at once. Teachers, ladies and gentleman. They can’t be missing from your Christmas gift list.

In order to show your appreciation to their work, we prepared for you a(n) (almost) unisex list of goodies, which doesn’t involve your regular basket of fruits, neither something which could lead them to the principal’s office (yes, whiskey is off the table). Take a look below and pick the right Christmas gift for your beloved educator.

1. Reindeer Tealight Candle Holders

Let’s begin our list with a Christmas themed gift. A set of 6 Reindeer Tealight Candle Holders will bring a décor accent to any Christmas dinner table. They are well made, thin and delicate to match any taste. They certainly set the jolly mood in the house and will be the reason for your teacher’s guests to go wow. It will be a gift that will last for many Christmases to come and remind them of their favorite student and even more favorite parents.

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2.  Santa – Scandinavian Gnome

What do you think about the idea of offering your child’s teacher a little helper this Christmas to support them with all the homework? Tomte, or nisse, according to Scandinavian folklore is a spirit that acts like a guardian and protects the family, house and farm they inhabit from misfortune. If the owner treats them nicely, it is believed that the tomte will aid them with their work. Apart from the very interesting tradition, this little fella will certainly bring the festive vibe we are looking for in any room placed. An adornment and a secret collaborator fit harmonically in his 16 inches height.

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3. Bonsai Tree Seed Starter Kit – Mini Bonsai Plant Growing Kit, 4 Types of Seeds, Potting Soil, Pots, Pruning Shears Scissor Tool, Plant Markers, Wood Gift Box, eBook, Indoor Garden Gardening Gifts Idea

You know how gardening is good for your mental health, right? So what is better than offering your beloved teacher the secret of wellbeing wrapped in a wooden gift box this Christmas? The Bonsai Tree Seed Starter Kit has all the instructions you need to unravel the magical world of cultivating those nature’s miniatures.  Bonsai trees are rather impressive to look at and great for indoor gardening. In the kit you will find four different types of seeds, soil pods, grow bags and bamboo markers to state the planting date and the tree species. Also, apart from the printed instructions and the how-to video link enclosed, you will also have an extended e-book version of info. A new hobby just started!

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4. Cotton Elf Adults Apron

This Christmas let your teacher cook their turkey in style with this elf apron. It’s funny, it’s cotton, it’s ready to inspire anyone wears it for some serious delicacies preparation. If not, they will at least be the most faithful helpers to the main cook. The outfit consists of a green tunic with red details on the buttons and around the neck. The black belt on the waist will make their figure look thinner and the gold buckle will give the Christmas pizzazz we want. Someone would argue that horizontal stripes on the tight could be fattening, but the lengths of the upper and down parts are creating symmetry, so the overall outcome is rather flattering. The outfit is completed with matched pointed shoes, the latest thing in fashion. Neat.

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5. Rocketbook Everlast Reusable Smart Notebook, Executive Size

Now, we present you a notebook right delivered from the future. It has a cover and it has pages. But don’t get fooled. This is not your average notebook. Its specialized made pages are reusable, which means that you can write on them as many times as you want and still never lose your previous content. How this is possible, you ask. The pages are constructed by polyester composite that allows you to write on them with the indicated pens, scan them and transfer all your notes to your digital world. Then you just erase it and start over. From analogue to digital in just a glimpse. An environment and pocket saver. This lucky teacher will forever be grateful to you for this one.

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6. A4 File Portfolio Document Folder

If they don’t already have the previous gift, then it is a sure thing that this teacher is drowned in papers constantly. Notes, tests, homework for correction, it’s an endless fight with organization. Until now. With this portfolio the teacher in your life can keep their things in order without much effort. It has plenty of space to storage his paper, tablet and pencils. It provides inside along with outside pockets for easy access to important documents. Moreover, one of the strong elements of this folder is that is waterproof. No rain can stop this hero from serving their duty. And it is unveiled in a range of designs to choose from.

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7. Waxed Canvas Zipper Pouch

This organizer has it all. It looks vintage, it is finely crafted, delicate and like good wines it gets better over the years. Made from heavy waxed canvas, it is waterproof and ready to stow all of your essentials. This Christmas your child’s teacher can walk in style. Gootium pouch can be used as an accessories organizer, a handy bag or a fancy pencil case. The best part is that it comes double, so they can cover more than one storage need with one gift. Undeniably, will stand out however they‘ll choose to use it.

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8. Stationery Gift Set of 24 pcs

For the ladies teachers we have something really exceptional. A stationary with all the office supplies she will need in a remarkable white marble pattern. This harmonically organized stationary is truly a treasure. It consists of sticky notes, pencils, pins, clips, eraser, sharpener and a tape. Its golden details give it a certain elegance and royalty. And the glittered tape must be the best thing happened to a scotch tape ever. You could easily name this kit as Queen of the office stationeries and offer it from heart to the teacher who would go nuts with something like that.

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9. Contigo SnapSeal Byron Vacuum-Insulated Stainless Steel Travel Mug, 20 oz, Vivacious

Ideal for steaming tea, hot coffee or fresh water, this travel mug is ready to nest safely and on temperature any liquid our teacher chooses to start their day with. It can keep warm drinks hot for 7 hours and cold for 18 hours. Therefore, school time is beyond than covered. Contigo travel mug is made from stainless steel, so don’t expect any weird smells a lot of similar products carry with them. Its sleek design and textured grasp makes it easy to hold and fits most cup holders. Pop the spout, drink and secure. Never miss not even a sip with its leak-proof lid.

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10. Netflix Gift Cards – E-mail Delivery

Of course they deserve it! Purchase your child’s teacher a Netflix gift card and watch the sparkle of excitement raising in their eyes. Because what is better than Nteflix and chill after a long exhausting day? You know it, we know it, the teacher knows it. Lying comfortably in the couch with a fluffy blanket and a hot beverage, while enjoying interesting series, documentaries and movies is the absolute relaxation moment. A perfect end for a full day of a teacher’s life.

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