8 Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards (Gift Card Holders)

There are so many great reasons to show your appreciation for your teachers throughout the year and these free printable teacher appreciation coloring cards come in handy every time! Each teacher appreciation card is designed to hold a gift card to make gift giving super easy. 

Whether you’re using these cards for back to school, christmas, the end of the school year or your teacher’s birthday, they’ll do the trick. 

  • Table of Contents
    • Benefits Of These Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards
    • How To Use These Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards
    • Materials Needed
    • Free Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards Download
    • Final Thoughts 

Benefits Of These Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards

Fine Motor Skills Development:

Coloring the designs on these cards with markers, colored pencils, or crayons requires precise hand movements, helping children refine their fine motor skills. These skills are crucial for tasks like writing, drawing, and manipulating small objects.

Creativity and Self-Expression:

Coloring is a great way to let kids express their creativity and imagination. They can choose colors and decorate the cards, fostering artistic expression and individuality.

Focus and Concentration:

Coloring requires children to focus their attention on the task at hand, promoting concentration and mindfulness. This helps improve their ability to stay engaged and focused for longer periods, which can be beneficial for academic learning and other activities.

How To Use These Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards

Step 1)

Print off all of the Teacher Appreciation coloring cards and gather your supplies. 

Step 2)

Color the cards with wax crayons, markers or pencil crayons. 

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Step 3)

Cut out the colored template and cut along the dotted lines to cut out a backing for the card.

coloring card, backing and glue

Step 4)

Cut a slit in the template along the dotted line. I find it works best to make a sharp fold along the dotted line, then have an adult make a small cut.

cut along line - coloring card

Step 5)

Glue the backing of the card onto the colored-in template and insert your gift card for your teacher.

teacher appreciation coloring cards

Step 6)

Write your message to your teacher on the back of the card!

teacher appreciation gift card holders

Materials Needed

  • Free printable card templates
  • Markers, colored pencils or wax crayons
  • Printer and paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick

Free Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards Download

Use the button below the next image to download your own copy of these cards. You can print them on regular white printer paper or use card stock for a more sturdy keep-sake.

These free printable templates are for your own personal use only, not for commercial use or for resale.

Final Thoughts 

These 8 Teacher Appreciation Coloring Cards are a perfect way to show your gratitude to educators throughout the year. Getting your kids to color these cards adds a personal touch that teachers will cherish. 

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