# Gift ideas for Math teachers (The baker's dozen)

/**The struggle is Real**

**It's that time of the year. It is time to find a gift for people that you have no idea what they want. If the person you are looking for likes math we can help. Below is a baker's dozen random math gift ideas. Think of these items as "affordable mathematical luxuries." **

**Math Wall Clock**

A Math classroom (or home office) is not complete until it is properly outfitted with a special math clock. It's a great conversation starter and a nice way show everyone that this is not a Language Arts classroom.

**Math T-shirts**

There is no better way for a mathematician to show off their passion than a math t-shirt. The more obscure the better.

**Math Tie**

Buying for a guy that likes ties and math. This is a no brainer! Stylin' and Profilin' the math way.

**Math Bracelet**

What to make a fashion statement? A math bracelet is the perfect gift for the math fashionesta.

**Mathematical Mindsets - The Book**

Written by Jo Boaler. Stanford math professor, this a terrific eye opening book about helping students to develop and love for math.

Math Socks

Looking for a whimsical gift for the math person in your life? Then a pair of math socks are the perfect fit.

Math Mug

Does your math person count on a mug of coffee or tea to get going each day? If so, the math mug is a great gift to get the day started off on a positive note.

**Strat-o-matic **

**Baseball, Football, & Basketball**

For the sports minded math person it's hard to beat Strat-o-matic board games. These games are all based on mathematical probability. You can play entire season if you desire.

**Blackwing 602 Pencils**

Pencils? This is not just any pencil... it's the BLACKWING 602!! Just holding one of these pencils you can feel the difference. This is a nice luxury item that is not going to break the bank. This is one pencil you will not let the students borrow.

**Math Poster**

A nice addition to any class or office is a cool looking math poster. The Math Wordle below is a great choice.

**Math Baseball Hat**

So your buying for a person that likes to wear hats. Well Pi Day is coming up in March (14th of course) and this is the perfect gift for the person looking for a reason to wear a hat while teaching.

# Daily Math Calendar

So the person you are buying for is really smart. Challenge them with the MENSA 365 Brain Puzzlers Page a Day Calendar.

**Math Jokes for Mathy Folks - Book**

Why was 6 afraid of 7? Because 7, 8, 9. If you are looking for a gift for the math person with sense of humor? Look no further.