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Truly speaking, it was a very different school year…

All the children around the world had to deal with zoom classes and homeschooling.

Nevertheless, it is a bittersweet time of the year: teachers and students are waiting for the freedom of summer, hoping to spend their holidays without a lockdown.

Let’s follow this awesome tradition of gift giving at the end of the school year!

Nice little gifts for the whole class that won’t break the bank or something more substantial for a high school graduate from his parents – we’ve made a list of 15 best end of the year gifts for students of different ages and grades to end the year on a positive note.

  1. Party Gift Favors for Kids

  2. 36-pcs Party Gift Favors for Kids – 12 Goody Bags: Each Bag includes 12 Whistles + 12x Sunglasses + 12x Emoji Bracelets - Great Prizes for Birthday, Loot Bags, Classrooms, Grab Bags, Doctor Office

    A complete bundle of great end of the year gifts for students: funky colorful sunglasses, whistles and silicone bracelets with funny emojis – all in all 36 items in this set!

    Instead of looking for each item separately, we found a cool little pouch for them s you get everything your kids will like during their summer holidays in one amazing lot.

    Non-toxic, not having a bad smell and safe for your kiddos’ skin.

    Stretchable for a long time wearing.

    You might like to add some candies or funny stickers to the pouch.

    Undoubtedly, it is a huge hit for the end-of-the-school-year party.

  3. Bubble Wands Bulk

  4. JOYIN 24 Pack 14’’ Big Bubble Wands Bulk (2 Dozen) for Summer Toy, Outdoor / Indoor Activity Use, Easter, Bubbles Party Favors Supplies for Kids

    Let your kids have great fun at the end-of-the-school-year party with these cutest bubble wands that come in six different vibrant colors.

    Each wand contains 4 oz of bubble solution for non-stop fun!

    The bubbles you make can be big or small, depending on how you use the wand.

    The bubbles are strong – they can be ‘’sliced’’ and joined again – loads of pretty colorful bubbles will amaze your class.

    Come very well packed in a sturdy manufacturer’s bag.

  5. Pokonboy Party Favors Bags

  6. POKONBOY 24 Pack Emoji Party Supplies Favor Bags, Emoji Drawstring Bags for Kids Boys Girls Birthday Party Goody Gift Bags Christmas

    These bags are completely adorable!

    Great gift for kids from 5 to 16 years old as favors for the end of the school year: can be used as goodie bags, candy bags, gift bags for your guests to take along after the party.

    These cute emoji treat packs are made of high quality fabrics, printed with eco-friendly ink, non-toxic and without any odor.

    They are soft, pliable, squishy and lightweight; double strengthened stitches make them very sturdy.

    They are reusable (take them to the gym, to your hiking trip and even to the beach).

    Better replacement for plastic and paper bags – a real bargain!

  7. Kangaroo Rainbow Beach Balls

  8. Kangaroo 12" Rainbow Beach Balls (12 Pack); Inflatable 12pc Beach Ball Pool Toys

    12-pack inflatable beach balls as end-of-year gifts for the student – what can be better!

    Summer smell is in the year now with these made of the highest quality plastic colorful balls!

    The balls are a great size for the games you and your students may use them for and they are the perfect size for elementary students to grab.

    These are to be thrown, kicked, batted, etc. – be sure they will still look good!

  9. Last Day School Chalkboard

  10. Fayfaire Last Day of School Chalkboard – School is Out Milestone Sign for Last Day of School Stats Photo Prop

    Get the cutest photos of your kids at the end of their school year!

    With this cutest Fayfaire Last Day of School Chalkboard you’ll always be able to remember the highlights from this very special time in your kid’s life.

    Moreover, you might use this chalkboard over and over again to chronicle your kid’s first day of preschool when he/ she starts kindergarten, and when he/ she is all grown up and enters first grade, second grade and throughout the school years!

    A wonderful keepsake for every family!

  11. Gravity Maze Brain Game

  12. ThinkFun Gravity Maze Marble Run Brain Game and STEM Toy for Boys and Girls Age 8 and Up – Toy of the Year Award Winner

    The best end of the school year gift for your kid age 8 and up: the Gravity Maze is a perfect blend of a logic game and a marble run.

    It contains 60 challenges from beginner to expert, a game grid, 9 towers, 1 target pie, 3 marbles and a detailed and clear instruction.

    This is a nice great brain exerciser for everyone – old and young alike (when kids go to bed, their parents continue playing this game, as a rule).

    It’s a nice size for your desk; the base has rubber non-slip pads for great traction and holds motionless while snapping the game pieces in place.

    The difficulty progresses gradually which is ideal for kids who love figuring out each maze.

  13. Positive Encouragement Postcards

  14. Positive Encouragement Themed Blank Postcards For Students From Teachers, Total of 30 4"x6" Fill In Notecards (5 of each design) by AmandaCreation

    Skip smaller, cheap-looking cards printed on thin paper!

    This awesome postcards set will be a great end of the year gift for students of all ages and grades!

    No envelopes needed: these postcards can be mailed without envelopes, using discounted USPS postage.

    These super cards will help you remind your students that you are thinking of them during remote learning and at the time of summer holidays!

    Personalize every card with your private message: there is plenty of space on one side to let your students know you care!

  15. Educational Insights Playfoam

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    Educational Insights Playfoam Party Pack of 20 | Non-Toxic, Never Dries Out | Great for Birthday Party, Classroom Party, Party Favors & Goodie Bag Filler | Perfect for Ages 3 and up

    Great end of the school year gift idea for kids 3+: just squash the Playfoam up, shape it as you like, crush it back down and start all over again!

    The Playfoam never loses moisture so the creativity never ends.

    A secret no-stick formula allows kids to take it along with them anywhere for creative fun on the go!

    Unlike the play dough type games, it is easier to clean up, still not being a completely mess-free toy.

    This is a great option as a gift for a school class, a birthday party, family gatherings or a pajama party.

    This box of sealed sets will be your kids’ favorite.

    You really can’t go wrong with this!

  17. Unicorn Pencil Case/ Makeup Bag

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    A cute end-of-year gift for your friend: double-sided thick waterproof make-up bag with funny prints and images.

    Made of 100% cotton and linen.

    Super cute and sufficient room to fit all girl’s goodies, makeup and other stuff.

    A high quality zipper is used ensuring it is smoother than ever – never worry about it getting stuck.

    Can be used as a handy pencil case during the next school year.

  19. Bluetooth Portable Speaker

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    OontZ Angle 3 (3rd Gen) - Bluetooth Portable Speaker, Louder Volume, Crystal Clear Stereo Sound, Rich Bass, 100 Ft Wireless Range, Microphone, IPX5, Bluetooth Speakers by Cambridge Sound Works (Black)

    Super cool end of the year gift for your high school student or graduate!

    Stylish and portable speaker for the poolside or the beach – everything your child needs for his/ her summer holidays!

    Incredible bluetooth wireless range plays up to 100 unobstructed feet away from your bluetooth device.

    Unusually loud, the volume booster 10+ watt power AMP pumps out more strength.

    Waterproof IPX5 can resist gentle water spray and splash, but cannot be partially or fully submerged.

    Playtime is up to 14 hours (at ⅔ of volume).

  21. Bengoo Stereo Gaming Headset

  22. BENGOO G9000 Stereo Gaming Headset for PS4, PC, Xbox One Controller, Noise Cancelling Over Ear Headphones with Mic, LED Light, Bass Surround, Soft Memory Earmuffs (Orange)

    An awesome end-of-year gift for your favorite student: these over-ear headphones sit very comfortably and don’t make your ears as tired as a lot of other headphones do.

    Suit really well to the smaller kids’ heads, unlike bigger headsets – there’s an option to easily extend the headband.

    The special over-ear design provides perfect sound isolation, even with no active noise repealing.

    An integrated omni-directional microphone transmits high quality communication which enables you clearly deliver or receive messages while you are in a game.

    LED lights on the sides of the headset make it look aesthetically pleasing and nice.

    An absolutely good purchase!

  23. Solar Robot Kit

  24. HOMOFY [2020 New Upgrade STEM Toys 6-in-1 Solar Robot Kit Learning Science Building Toys Educational Science Kits Powered by Solar Robot for Kids 8 9 10-12 Year Old Boys Girls Gifts

    The school year comes to an end – now kids have enough time to get creative.

    What about making a robot this time?

    A great end-of-year gift idea: solar robot creation kit is a nice educational STEM toy to make kids learn about renewable energy and robotics while playing.

    You and your kids will spend great time together assembling the toy!

    You’ll get two plastic sheets of punch out parts, which will need to be separated and better glued after.

    There’s also a pack full of wheels, rollers, gears, a solar panel and its cap…

    A plenty of work to do and a lot of fun to have!

    Don’t mention colorful stickers that make your robot ‘’alive’’ and get its own character!

  25. Dabbing Graduation Class T-shirt

  26. Kids Funny Boys Grad Gifts Dabbing Graduation Class Of 2020 T-Shirt

    Cute and fun dabbing tee for preschool or kindergarten students at the end of the school year!

    Let them wear it during the ceremony or at their party.

    Funny and colorful graphic.

    100% cotton, or with an addition of polyester (10%) – it depends on the color.

    No fading or shrinking if washed cold with similar colors.

    Classic fit, very comfortable to wear.

    Can be a real hit among other end-of-year gifts!

  27. Guide to Planning Your Future

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    Careers: The Graphic Guide to Planning Your Future

    Smart end-of-year gift from parents or relatives: it is the most coherent and logical, useful and advanced guide to careers that parents or teachers have ever seen.

    Contains most popular jobs descriptions, career paths and a skills guide.

    Related professions are also described on each career depiction page.

    More than 400 career options are examined by the professionals.

    This book will definitely show the way from the high school to your favorite student’s dream job!

    Perfect end-of-the-school-year gift idea for middle and high school students.

  29. Travel Laptop Backpack

  30. Travel Laptop Backpack Water Resistant Anti-Theft Bag with USB Charging Port and Lock 14/15.6 Inch Computer Business Backpacks for Women Men College School Student Gift,Bookbag Casual Hiking Daypack

    Good companion for your student’s summer trips or even for the next school year.

    The bag is made of hard wearing fabric with a waterproof, spongeable lining.

    Convenient divider and numerous pockets help keep all the necessary things well organized.

    External pockets on both sides are made of elasticized netting which expands to secure various size water bottles and even a compact umbrella.

    An external USB charging port lets you charge all electronic devices anywhere and whenever you need.

    Special anti-theft lock protects all the important documents and valuable items.

    Modern design will be highly appreciated by the students and adds to the popularity of this gift.

We’ve tried our best to find the most interesting, funny but practical end of the year gifts for your students (if you’re a teacher) or for your child (in case you’re a parent).

Although teachers might not even see their pupils again before the end of the year, a lot of these gifts can be posted to the children’s’ homes to make their future summer holidays amusing and entertaining.

More serious functional ’’adult’’ gifts can be used by your favorite students during their next school years ahead.