Ideas for a thank you card message to a teacher include writing how much the student enjoys class and mentioning an example of how the teacher helped the student. The writer can also include a positive quote about teaching.
Depending on the student's age, either the student or a parent can write a thank you card to the teacher. The card should express gratitude for what the teacher does. The writer can say how thankful he is to be in the teacher's class, that the teacher helped build his confidence or that he's a better person because of his teacher. He can also include specifics about how the teacher changed him or his view of the world.
When including a positive quote about teaching, the writer should follow it by writing that his teacher did exactly what the quote said.
A small gift is another gesture to demonstrate appreciation for a teacher. Gift ideas include gift cards to coffee shops or restaurants, gift baskets and classroom items. Gift baskets are often customizable, allowing the giver to personalize them based on what the teacher likes. Classroom items, such as containers, pencils and note pads, are useful for teachers; this gift saves them money on the cost of supplies.