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To buy a present for or not?

My daughter is in grade one. We got her teacher a pretty necklace for Christmas. Thing is is that she is also in after school care at the school where 3 ladies take care of her and 20+ kids. Do I need to get those ladies a gift or is a card enough? I would like to give to everyone but just can't afford to. Please tell me what you think? Thanks and happy holidays.

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drpepper73

Asked by drpepper73 at 2:01 PM on Dec. 15, 2010 in Holidays

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  • I would have your DD make them a card or even an ornament for Christmas!

    Good Luck and Merry Christmas!
    cornflakegirl3

    Answer by cornflakegirl3 at 2:03 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • just give them cards they will appreciate that
    chanelsparkels

    Answer by chanelsparkels at 2:03 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • If a card is what's in your budget, then that is the way to go. If you plan to do any baking before school is out you could always send them each a small plate of cookies or other goodies.
    TweenAndTwinMom

    Answer by TweenAndTwinMom at 2:05 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • i agree with tweenandtwinmom.
    dullscissors

    Answer by dullscissors at 2:10 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • I like the ornament Idea. something small! get some popsicle sticks and make some snow flake ornaments. glue them together and paint them white with glitter and some ribbon. May cost a few dollars but she can make many of them.,
    staciepi

    Answer by staciepi at 2:18 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • i would have gotten all 4 ladies a card and attached maybe candycane to the envelope and let my daughter give it to them... Thats just me i say that because all 4 teachers will be treated equally since they are at the same school.
    MTM

    Answer by MTM at 2:21 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • I think your afterschool teachers will be very happy with a card and a thank you for dedicating their time to your daugher. (c:
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 2:25 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • How about cards and maybe some cookies or something?
    JLS2388

    Answer by JLS2388 at 2:35 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • I would definitely acknowledge the ladies in some way.
    Queenofscrap

    Answer by Queenofscrap at 4:39 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

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