Teacher Appreciation Week Activities & Resources

Updated on: April 28, 2021

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Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! It’s time to be appreciated and celebrated for everything you do as a teacher. Browse teacher appreciation articles, explore self-care tips for teachers and help students to show their appreciation with fun writing activities and printables.

When Is Teacher Appreciation Week 2022?

Teacher Appreciation Week 2022 is from May 2 to May 8, the main event - Teacher Appreciation Day - is on the Tuesday of that week, however teachers have the entire week to be acknowledged, appreciated, and hopefully get the credit they truly deserve!

What To Do For Teacher Appreciation Week

Explore our teacher appreciation activities for students, including writing activities to encourage students to consider and recognize all that their teachers do for them. Printable thank-you cards are the perfect way for students to express their gratitude for Teacher Appreciation Week or anytime in the school year.

For teachers, Teacher Appreciation Week is a great opportunity to take a moment for reflection and self-care. Dive into this collection of teacher appreciation articles and self-care ideas for teachers which provide valuable insights and practical suggestions for time management, work life balance and taking time to appreciate yourselves as teachers and individuals.

Self-Care Workbooks


Teacher Appreciation Activities
  • Teacher Appreciation Mad Libs

    Use these Teacher Appreciation Mad Libs to support your students to practice using parts of speech, while celebrating the hard work that their teachers do.

  • 8 Printable Thank-You Cards for Teacher Appreciation Week

    Give any of these printable thank-you cards during Teacher Appreciation Week (the first full week in May) or anytime during the school year when you and your child want to express your gratitude for a job well done!

  • If I Were The Teacher

    In this creative writing activity, students pretend to be the teacher.

  • Great Teacher

    Students are asked to remember one of their favorite teachers; record details about why this person was so special, and create a short story from the memory.

Teacher Appreciation Articles
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