School Supplies Your Teacher Will Really Appreciate

Updated 04/23/19

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What are the top school supplies teachers LOVE the most? Read on to find out!

National Teacher Day and National Teacher Appreciation Week is fast approaching.

Well, what better way to thank teachers than to save them a bit of money while at the same time making sure their classroom has what it needs to finish up the school year?

Here are a few fun ideas from some very creative bloggers on how to say thank you with some very needed school supplies.


They may be #2s but they are often #1 on what is needed in the classroom – especially during testing season!

pack of pencils with motivational note


Mark my works – dried up markers do NOT make for fun and creative classroom activities. 

scissors and colored tape


Have a ball making this super bouncy and super useful gift!

rubber band ball


Teachers will be looking sharp after they open up these and get rid of their old used up ones!

can with sharpie markers


What a bright idea!

note written in highlighters


Wipe away flu fears by providing your favorite teacher with a new canister of these!

canister with disinfecting wipes


Erase the memory of the dried up, worn out markers your teacher has had to use!
expo markers


Put a pin it in – this is the last item on our list and one that has sticking power!

push pins

Now that you know what supplies teachers crave, why not show your appreciation by giving teachers these great supplies? For extra credit, share this blog, mention @teacherlists on twitter and use #teacherappreciationweek !

Originally posted 2017

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2 Comments for School Supplies Your Teacher Will Really Appreciate

Ana Ramirez

I would like to have some of those items in my wish list, How do I get them?


    Hi Ana,

    To post a wish list, simply click on this link and login (or create an account if you don’t have one):

    Then click on “craete a list” to create your own wish list or supply list to share with parents.

    Thanks for using TeacherLists!