Survival Kit For Teachers

Make this funny and practical survival kit gift poem for a teacher about to return to school.

Survival Kit For Teachers

What you need

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Purchase a small gift bag and fill with all or some of the items below along with a label explaining each token.

Toothpick – to help you “pick” out the good qualities in others and yourself

Crayon – to color you day bright and cheerful

Hugs and Kisses – for when you need a hug

Candle – when you’re up late grading papers

Eraser – to remind you everyone makes mistakes

Rubber-band – to remind you to be flexible

String – to tie things together when everything falls apart

Marbles – to replace the ones you’ve lost

Lifesavers candy – you are a lifesaver to many of your students

Paperclip – to hold it all together

Jewel – because you are as valuable as any precious stone


  1. Its A. Secret says:

    cant wait to make it. love the marbles one (my class is crazy)

  2. This my last year of primary school and i can’t wait to give one to my teacher!

  3. groovypixie says:

    my son & i made 7 of these this last Christmas, one for each of his teachers. it was like a scavenger hunt for my son and i. we had a blast getting everything for these kits! deep down i thought each teacher was going to think ‘oh dear not another survival kit’ but i couldnt have been more wrong!!! 🙂 they hadnt ever seen one before! They adored them! we put the kits in Christmas tins. They were a HUGE hit!!

  4. THAT IS SOOOO CUTE!!!!!!!!! 🙂

  5. omigosh that is so cute!!!

  6. Awesome! Im gonna give this to my teacher at the end of this year 🙂

  7. jonnaangel3 says:

    love this

  8. I love it!

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