Local Teacher Appreciation Gift Guide
Where would we be without our teachers?
Teachers play a pivotal role in our development, from early years to the beginning of adulthood. They encourage us, challenge us, and support us throughout our academic careers. Many of us have had positive experiences with our teachers—experiences that we’ll look fondly on for the rest of our lives.
Now that the school year is almost over, you have an opportunity to show your appreciation. Take this time to give back to your teachers with a gift that’s thoughtful and locally-made.
We’ve gathered a few ideas to help you pick the perfect present:
Teacher Appreciation Box
Here at GoodLocal, we love curating the perfect gift box full of local goods. Our Teacher Appreciation Box includes:
- Coal and Canary Candle
- Customized teacher cookies
- A “be kind” Reusable Mask
- Plantable card
- Bath bomb
- Resin coasters
- Loose leaf tea
- Option to upgrade to include a large plant pot
Love Your Skin Gift Set
Who doesn’t love a hot, aromatic bath? Encourage self-care with this pampering gift set, which includes:
- A charcoal soap bar made with tea tree oil, which moisturizes and soothes the skin
- A geranium and tangerine bath bomb that will make a soak in the tub the ultimate escape
- A lavender bath bomb that packs a powerful floral scent
- Face cream with moisturizing and anti-aging properties
These products are the perfect way to de-stress after a long day of teaching. This gift set is vegan, eco-friendly, and luxurious.
Teacher Mini Notepad with Pen
Help your favourite teacher stay organized with these compact and convenient notepads from Ordyme. They feature phrases that will make your teacher smile, like “Everything I say will be on the exam”. The sleek silver cover looks sophisticated and modern. Thanks to the attached pen, your teacher will never lose their writing utensil!
This soothing scent from Make Candle Co. is fresh and sophisticated. This candle is great for cleansing your space when winding down after a long day, AKA the PERFECT teacher gift.
Prairie Gift Box
This gift box features products that are sourced from Manitoba and is a wonderful gift for that teacher that ALWAYS has a coffee in hand. Includes:
- A ceramic mug
- Flavoured coffee beans
- Walnut Coasters
Decorated Post-It Note
Sticky notes will always come in handy—with this post-it note pad from A Pinch of Creativity, your teacher will be reminded of your gift each time they reach for one. The front cover features an artistic design with the message “Thank you for being such a wonderful teacher”. It’s sweet, sincere, and useful!
4 Pack Assorted Cookies
For the teacher with a sweet tooth… These cookies from Get Stuffed WPG are sure to be a hit!
Zen Spirit from Mama Pacha is a temple rub that allows you to slow down and observe the breath and the mind. This is perfect for a midday break or winding down after a busy day of teaching!
As this school year draws to a close, let your teacher know that you appreciate all that they do. These gifts will help you send a message that will bring a smile to their faces.
Ready to shop locally in Winnipeg? Check out GoodLocal! By shopping with us, you’re reinvesting in the local economy and showing appreciation for your teacher—it’s a win-win scenario! Browse all of the goodies on our website today.