We have compiled a list of 27 Christmas gift ideas for Teachers. Find everything from cute gifts and homemade goodies to fun gift card ideas.

If you are shopping for a teacher, this list is definitely one to check out. This is another fun holiday gift guide packed with fun and frugal ideas.

There is something for every one to choose from including various price points. Surprise your favorite teacher in your life with a personalized teacher gift, coffee mug, stainless steel water bottle and more fun ideas.

There are also several DIY gift ideas for a custom and fun gift. Everyone will love these gifts for teachers.

Christmas gifts for teachers

Here are several thoughtful gifts you can order for your child’s teacher that will not cost a fortune.

Good Christmas gifts for teachers.

Cup of Starbucks on a table.

1. Starbucks Gift Cards

Choose from various amounts in a Starbucks gift card. This is perfect for elementary school teachers, high school and more.

2. Infinity Teacher Bracelet 

Show your teacher appreciation with one of these pretty bracelets. It is sure to be a popular teacher Christmas gift idea.

3. Distressed Wooden Sign

This pretty sign is perfect for a teacher desk. It says “A Teacher Takes a Hand, Opens a Mind, Touches a Heart, Shapes the Furniture”. It is such a thoughtful gift.

4. Thank You: A Book for Teachers

Let your favorite teacher know how much you appreciate them with this book of thanks. It is a great gift to show how much you care.

5. Crayon Wreath Ornament

Grab this crayon and school supply wreath for the perfect keepsake. It is a great gift that can be used year after year.

Teacher superpower coffee cup.

6. Coffee Mug

This adorable mug says “I’m a teacher, what’s your super power”. Teachers would love this fun and practical gift. Most teachers love coffee so it sure to be a hit.

7. Bath Bomb Gift Set

Get a set of bath bombs for a relaxing gift. The set includes several different bath bombs. This is such a relaxing gift.

8. Yeti Rambler

Choose from several different colors of Yeti Ramblers. These are perfect to keep coffee hot in your teacher’s favorite color.

Crockpot lunchbox size.

9. Crockpot Lunchbox

There are several food warmers that make a great choice for lunch. This will make bringing hot food even easier during the week. Your child’s teacher will enjoy a break from sandwiches.

Homemade ideas for teachers for Christmas

If you enjoy making homemade gifts, here are several ideas for teachers. Each of these ideas are really practical and definitely will be well received.

Lip balm in an open container.

10.Lip Balm

Homemade Lip Balm has just 3 ingredients and takes minutes to make. It is so useful and a practical gift any teacher would love. Not only is it easy to make but it is something everyone can use.

11. Stenciled Holiday Mug

Learn how to easily stencil a mug for a cute gift. This will definitely get a lot of use. You can tuck candy or coffee inside the mug to complete the gift.

12. Thank you for Making us Smarties

We just love this idea using candy. It was very inexpensive and all supplies can be purchased at the dollar store.

Perfume on counter in front of roses.

13. DIY Essential oil perfume

Customize this easy to make perfume for your child’s teacher. It is super easy to make. Don’t let the idea of making perfume intimidate you as it’s very simple. Anyone would love this personalized gift.

14. Christmas Cookies in a Jar Recipe

Load mason jars with ingredients to make cookies. This is a tasty and easy idea to gift as gifts. Everyone loves cookies and it is is so convenient having this jar of ingredients.

15. My Teacher is “AW-esome”

Get a free printable template and just add root beer to this easy DIY gift. While it is a simple idea, it is sure to being a smile to their face.

16. Peppermint Soap

Make peppermint soap in just 10 minutes. It smells amazing and makes a great gift idea. Tie with ribbon and include in a gift basket or just give the soap. It is so pretty.

Bath salts in glass jar.

17. Homemade Bath Salts

Give the gift of pampering with these homemade bath salts. She will be able to squeeze in some pampering on her own schedule.  You can make any scent that she loves.

18. Hot Cocoa on a Stick

This tasty DIY for hot chocolate on a stick includes a free printable. Just grab a coffee cup and your child’s teacher can easily make a cup of hot cocoa. You can even include the marshmallows.

19. “A Teacher Can’t live by apple alone, She needs hugs too!”

This is a fun idea for a gift basket or tote bag. Teachers will love the hugs candy and it looks so cute in this DIY teacher gift. Love this idea with chocolate inside.

20. We Need S’more Teachers like you.

Give your teacher this delicious smore treat! The free printable makes it easy to put this together. Not only is this so adorable but it is tasty too.

Lemon sugar scrub in glass jar.

21. Lemon Sugar Scrub

With only 3 simple ingredients, this lemon sugar scrub is quick and easy. It is all natural and so luxurious for a wonderful gift.

22. Crayon Art Work

Make your teacher this fun artwork made out of crayons. You can buy everything at Dollar Tree to create this cute art.

23. Homemade Candles

 Everyone loves to receive candles as a gift, but how neat would it be to receive a Homemade Candle?  You can create a candle in almost anything – a cute mug, a champagne flute, or really anything with a solid base.

This is such a unique gift and everyone will love a scented candle.

Hand cream in jar with lid beside it.

24. Homemade Hand Cream

I love a good hand cream but they can be so expensive. This is a simple DIY version that would be a thoughtful gift. Pamper your teacher with this luxurious hand cream.

25. Fun Gift Card Ideas for Teachers:

Sometimes teachers would just rather have a gift card, so I thought I would give you some fun gift card ideas for teachers.

Gift card for iTunes in card.

26. iTunes Gift Card Idea

Get this free printable to include when gifting an iTunes gift card. It is an easy way to jazz up a plain gift card and make it look cute.

27. Target gift card Idea with free printable

Everyone loves Target and this free printable is a fun way to give it as a gift. You can’t go wrong with Target!

The best Christmas teachers gifts.

Which ideas do you love the most? All of these would make great gifts and offer a nice distraction from lesson plans.

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