Ideas for Pregnant Teacher Gift - ProTeacher Community


Home Search My Favorites
Help


      ARCHIVE


Ideas for Pregnant Teacher Gift

>

Reply
 
Thread Tools
mrsiggy mrsiggy is offline
New Member
 
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 20

mrsiggy
New Member
 
Joined: Aug 2008
Posts: 20
Ideas for Pregnant Teacher Gift
Old 04-29-2009, 07:07 PM
 
Clip to ScrapBook #1

I co-teach with a wonderful teacher who is planning on going out on maternity leave the beginning of June for her second baby. This year has been a bit "interesting" to say the least! Some of our parents have made it very stressful for her because she is leaving before the year is over, and she is in need of a serious pick-me-up!I really want to do something nice to remind her how amazing she is and how much the students appreciate and love her. I know I could have each child write a reason why they like their teacher & I could make it into a book, but I was hoping someone out there had a more creative idea! Thanks everyone!


mrsiggy is offline   Reply With Quote

NYshopgirl NYshopgirl is offline
Senior Member
 
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 1,015

NYshopgirl
Senior Member
 
Joined: Mar 2009
Posts: 1,015

Old 04-29-2009, 07:11 PM
 
Clip to ScrapBook #2

I'm not sure if this works because this is her 2nd baby, but... it'd be cute for the kids to start their writing with, "You are going to be a great mom because....(you always help me), (you are always patient), (you always make me feel better when I'm sad), etc....
NYshopgirl is offline   Reply With Quote
StephR's Avatar
StephR StephR is offline
Senior Member
 
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 1,811

StephR
Senior Member
 
StephR's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2005
Posts: 1,811

Old 04-29-2009, 07:53 PM
 
Clip to ScrapBook #3

For one of the teachers this year, I went into her class and had them all write, "How to take care of a baby" essays. They then took one of those ideas and drew a simple picture of it (ie: You need to change the baby's diapers...they drew a pic of a diaper or a person changing one)

Next I scanned those pics into the computer, and printed them out on iron-on transfers. I ironed the pics onto onesies, burp cloths, receiving blankets, and bibs.

The essays and original artwork I made into a scrapbook. The clothes and stuff, I rolled up and tied each with a ribbon. All of it was presented to her in a nice tray type thing she could use in the nursery.

She LOVED it.
StephR is offline   Reply With Quote

Join the conversation! Post as a guest or become a member today. New members welcome!

Reply
 
>
        ARCHIVE

Home
Not signed up? See the great features you're missing
Did you know? ProTeacher is a FREE service
Thread Tools



Problems?   ProTeacher Help | Town Hall

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 09:22 AM.


Copyright © ProTeacher®
For individual use only. Do not copy, reproduce or transmit.
source: www.proteacher.net