New teacher shower ideas
As a new teacher, you need a lot of classroom supplies to get started. A new teacher shower is the perfect way to help a teacher graduate or new teacher start stock their classroom and get started on their teaching journey.
Here are some new teacher shower ideas for throwing an unforgettable party. This also makes a fun farewell party theme for a student teacher.
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Inviting guests to your new teacher shower
The first step for any new teacher shower or stock the classroom party is to send out a great invitation to guests! Whether you’re inviting staff members, family, friends or students from a classroom, a new teacher shower invitation is a must.
Gift ideas for a new teacher shower
A new teacher starting out needs a lot of classroom supplies! We suggest going with a stock the classroom theme for your new teacher shower and encouraging guests to bring some classroom supplies as a gift. We’ve even seen some fun ideas like people putting together a “school supply cake” (like a diaper cake for a baby shower) or pooling together and doing a “new teacher survival kit.”
Here are some of our school supply staples for a new teacher:
Essential classroom supplies for a new teacher
Some classroom staples are essential for any new teacher to have in their classroom. Here are some of our must- have essential classroom supplies:
Classroom decoration supplies
One of the best parts of being a teacher is decorating your classroom and making it your own! From a boho classroom aesthetic to bright and welcoming, these classroom decorations are a must-have for any new teacher:
Felt ball garland
|Wall clock for classroom
Classroom organization supplies for a new teacher
Getting your classroom organized can be one of the biggest tasks a new teacher faces. It can also be really expensive. That’s why gifting some of these classroom organizing supplies would be perfect for any new teacher shower! Here are some of our favourite classroom organization supplies:
|Brother multi-font label maker
|30-pocket hanging pocket chart for classroom
Lesson planning supplies for a new teacher
A lot of planning goes into teaching, especially during the first year of teaching. Help a new teacher get all her lesson plans organized and ready for the year ahead with these lesson planning supplies:
|Happy Planner undated teacher planner
Classroom library supplies
Stocking the classroom library is a must for any new teacher. From creating a cozy corner reading nook to filling your classroom library shelves, these ideas make great gifts to help the new teacher stock the classroom library:
|Early years literacy – Elephant and Piggie Series collection by Mo Willems
|Classroom wooden display shelf for books
|Boho reading corner throw pillows
|Sproutbrite reading bulletin board bundle on Amazon
Other classroom essential supplies for new teachers
Last, but not least, there are just some essential teacher items that you cannot live without. Help a new teacher get started on the right foot with these other classroom essential supplies:
|Scotch thermal laminator
|Classroom behavior reward punch cards
|Teacher Curmio tote bag
Everyone loves to have a special surprise, and new teachers are no exception. A teacher shower is the perfect way to let them know how much you appreciate their hard work and dedication. With these ideas, you can throw a memorable teacher shower that any new teacher (or veteran teacher) will enjoy!
I’ve also shared a blog post for teacher bridal shower ideas, so be sure to check that one out, too, if you’re looking for ideas on how to throw a classroom bridal shower for a teacher.