DIY Gifts That'll Make You (and Your Kid) the Teacher's Pet

Don’t forget to show your kid’s teachers your gratitude; make them one of these adorable gifts
DIY Mason Jar Gifts

DIY Mason Jar Gifts

School is officially back in full swing with students embarking on another year of education.

While it’s fun to talk about new school gear for students, we often forget about the teachers!

Surprise and delight teachers this fall with homemade crafts that are sure to brighten up their desks. Ball brand mason jars are the perfect vessels for easy crafting with endless possibilities to customize and create a unique gift.

Create a colorful trio of vases for flowers, rulers, and pencils using quart jars and chalkboard paint. '

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Customize using chalkboard paint and chalk by adding your teacher’s name for a personalized touch.

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If you have younger children, Dr. Seuss is always a popular choice for story time. Using quart jars, paint, decoupage, and foam letters, you can make your very own Seuss-themed container  and fill with your choice of erasers, bookmarks, tea bags, or even candy!


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Still looking to show even more appreciation for your teacher? Let him or her know that it’s “A Ball Being in Their Class” with a sweet treat-filled gift. All you need is a pint jar, chalkboard tags or a label, and something delicious to go inside. Cookies tend to stack best!

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