10 Thank You Gifts for Teachers

Show your appreciation for the heroes who manage to look after a whole room full of children day in day out. How do they do it?

10 Christmas Gifts for Teachers

1. The perfect desk accessory with a personal touch

Teacher Personalised Desk Tidy Jar by Jodie Gaul, £8.50, notonthehighstreet


2. Crabtree & Evelyn have outdone themselves this year with amazing packaging that you’ll want to keep long after the contents have gone.

Gingerbread Men All Butter Biscuits, £9, Crabtree & Evelyn


3. A little token gift for that the English teacher would approve of.

Green Grammar Pencils £7.50, Etsy


4. Teachers really do love apples. This bag would make the perfect lunch and books/files tote.

Personalised Apple Teacher Jute Bag by Andrea Fays, £15, notonthehighstreet.com


5. For those long school coach trips – and wet weather days.

Personalised Backgammon Set, £49, Not Another Bill


6. We love everything from this quirky British chocolatier – and we know it will get top marks from the teachers too!

Mr Stainley’s Foiled Chocolate Sardines, £7.99 Mr Stanley’s


7. A glass half full… isn’t owned by a parent or a teacher.

Teachers Gin Glass by Becky Broome £23, Not on the High Street


8. A little bit of luxurious post classroom calm or late night marking.

Herbivore Calm Bath Salts, £16, Space NK


9. Surely all teachers are stationery geeks? Something personalized from Papier would go down a treat.

Colourblock Diary, £21.99, Papier

10. Give them some happy socks for leaping into the term ahead.

Happy Socks Bright Pattern Socks, Pack of 4, £29.95, John Lewis