Gift Guide – Ideas for Upper Elementary Aged Children or Teachers

Looking for some gift ideas for the loved ones in your life?  Below, find ideas for teachers, students, and anyone who has an interest in educational gifts!
11 things every upper elementary teacher needs as they head back to school

Check out these affordable and educational gift ideas for upper elementary students!  Inspire kids with gifts that will encourage creativity and get them thinking!

back to school teacher tips for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students - advice from real teachers

Strategy games make great educational gifts!  Whether you need to stock a teacher's classroom, want to gift a game to a child, or simply want a fun game to play with your own family, you'll find a game that works for you!

Classroom supplies that 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade teachers need for back to school

After surveying over 250 teachers, I collected a list of the most essential supplies for any upper elementary teacher - whether you are looking to add to your own teacher wishlist, or looking for gift ideas for a teacher, these are must haves for any teacher.

17 fun ways to review procedures with your upper elementary students

T-shirts make everything more fun!  These t-shirts are fun for teachers, and they will make your lessons more memorable.  If you are looking for a unique teacher gift, look no further!

Book Gift Ideas for Teachers or Kids

Books are ideal gifts for both teachers and kids!

The books below will inspire any child and help them learn to love reading.

8 All About Me Ideas to help build relationships with your 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students as you head back to school

These books are inspirational.  Motivate your own child or students with books about kids like them that are changing the world!

Multicultural Read Alouds for third, fourth, and fifth grade students that will encourage them to be resilient and overcome obstacles
Overcoming obstacles is apart of life - but that doesn't make it any easier. These books share motivational stories of people who have not only survived, but thrived despite obstacles.  
Advice and tips for the first year teacher, from a veteran.

If you've got a child or student that isn't a fan of reading, then one of these books about animals might change their mind!

classroom procedures checklist for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade
Getting kids hooked on a chapter book is a sure fire way of getting them to love reading!  These chapter books are teacher recommended. 

These gift ideas are geared toward third, fourth, and fifth grade teachers / students.

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Make copies, find a fiction book, and you'll be ready for any emergency that comes your way!