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End of Year Student Gifts (That Don't Break the Bank) - The Unfinished Lesson
This month has been all about getting ready for recital season & part of that may be giving gifts to your students or families. There is something about giving families a thoughtful present that lets them know how much they are appreciated. But with all the tasks involved in putting on a recital (let alone helping students prepare their repertoire beforehand), combined with end of year assessments/reviews, & keeping students engaged when they are more likely wanting to be outside ... well, those gifts may just seem like more work than they are worth. Here is a list of ideas that are homemade & look like you spent days & days prepping Martha Stewart-style ... but in reality you only invested a couple hours.