12 Easy Homemade Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas under $10

12 Easy Homemade Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas under $10

Teacher appreciation is coming up at the beginning of May. This year Teacher Appreciation Day is Tuesday, May 8th. Over the past years of blogging, I have crafted many DIY teacher appreciation gifts.

With three kids in elementary school at the same time, that meant 6 teachers. So keeping teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas under $5 was vital. These are all practical gifts that the teacher will like and be able to use or eat. Teacher appreciation is really just about recognizing the teacher and thanking him or her for an outstanding year.12

  Check out these 12 Easy Homemade Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas under $10 and most are $5 or less.

 


Easiest Homemade Teacher Appreciation Gifts Under $5

 

Here are 10 of our favorite Teacher Appreciation Gifts you can make for under $5 Each. Many are even cheaper than that!

 

Teacher Appreciation Gifts For Pampering

 

HOMEMADE BATH SALTS

Essential Oils are all the rage and these bath salts are not only inexpensive to make, but they also take just minutes. The kids can easily help too. 

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Teacher Gifts Idea: Gift soap Printable

Teachers wash their hands a lot.  Buy them some nice scented soaps and attach this free printable. 

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soap teacher gifts

Inexpensive Teacher Appreciation Food Gifts

Inexpensive DIY Popcorn Teacher Gifts

Whether you have a male or female teacher, they will love this popcorn themed gifts.  Gifts for teachers dont have to be expensive and these are simple and fun. 

Inexpensive Popcorn Teacher Gift Ideas

 

Iced Tea Teacher Gifts

For all the talking teachers do in the classroom. Treat them with these bottled Iced Tea gift idea.

Teacher appreciation gifts

Teacher appreciation gifts

Addicting Bacon Maple Glazed Almonds Recipe

Teachers are not the only ones who will beg you for this recipe for glazed almonds.  Make a double batch for yourself. 

Bacon Maple glazed Almonds Gift idea

School Supplies Teacher Gift Ideas

Make these super cute gift baskets made out of school supplies.  A fun way to give an ordinary but necessary gift. 

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DIY Pencil Pouch-Teacher Gift

If you are feeling especially crafty,  make a few of these adorable homemade pencil pouches and fill them with supplies and gift cards. 

Make these Back to School DIY teacher Gift Pencil Pouch Gift

Teacher Frame Idea

Teachers are always writing notes.  Celebrate earth day too with these reusable note frames. 

Rainbow themed Ideas

Great free printable for any colorful gift you plan on giving your teachers this May. 

Teacher Appreciation Ideas: Recycled Planters

Spring is the perfect time to give small plants.  Buy a cell pack of plants and then replant them in items you already have in your recycling bins. 

recycled planters

POST IT NOTES:

I want one of these for my desks. This printable is free and all you need are the post-it notes and frame.  

Homemade teacher appreciation gift ideas

 

 

Group Teachers Gift Ideas

PRO TIP:  For Christmas or End of School year gifts, consider getting the room parent to send out an email and get everyone to contribute to a larger gift card. This is much better than spending money on a #1 Teacher Ornament. Trust me, the teachers have enough of these.

Candy Vases Idea 

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This is a super easy gift your teens or tweens can help with as well.   We made DIY Candy Vases these for Mothers Day but really you can give them out for any occasion. 

More posts filled with DIY Teacher Gift Ideas: Click on photos to get to Gift Round Up Post.

 

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1 Comment

  1. These are great teacher’s gifts.

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