You see candy puns all over the web. Those clever sayings where the candy fits in for the words so you can sweet talk someone!  Don’t snicker, but giving someone a candy bar is a fun and affordable way to show your appreciation. Four free printable tags use cute candy sayings to make a great teacher gift!

I love letting teachers know how special they are. Here are some amazing teacher appreciation ideas. Start the year off right with these back to school ideas.

back to school candy puns gift tags

Candy Puns

Here are some sayings for candy so you can give a sweet treat!

Chocolate Bar Sayings

  • You are the best teacher, BAR none
  • Thanks for your KING-SIZED help
  • Your teaching raises the BAR
  • Candy Bar Wrapper Printable for Teachers

Crunch Candy Bar Sayings

  • When it’s CRUNCH time, I want you on my side
  • Let the number CRUNCHing begin!
  • You always help out in a CRUNCH – thank you!
  • Thanks for coming through in a CRUNCH


  • Thanks for all your commit-MINT
  • I was MINT to be in your class!

Kit Kat Candy Bar

  • You deserve a break today
  • You are one cool KAT

M&M’s Candy Sayins

  • Many & Many thanks for all you do>
  • I love you More & More each day
  • You are Marvelous & Magnificent

Milk Duds Candy Sayings

  • As a teacher, you’re no dud!

Milky Way Candy Bar Sayings

  • Don’t MILK it, but I think you’re WAY cool
  • You’re the best teacher in the galaxy
  • Your work is truly out of this world

Mr. Goodbar Candy Bar Sayings

  • MR, you’re one GOOD teacher!
  • Your GOOD work really raises the BAR
  • Looking forward to a GOOD year

Mounds Candy Bar Sayings

  • Wishing you MOUNDS of happiness and fun this summer!
  • You deserve MOUNDS of thanks
  • For someone who does MOUNDS of work everyday – thanks!

Rolos or Tootsie Rolls Candy Sayings

  • I like how you ROLL
  • Thanks for ROLLING up your sleeves and helping
  • You’re on a ROLL – great job!
  • Let the good times ROLL

Snickers Candy Bar Sayings

  • Don’t SNICKER, but I think you’re the greatest teacher!

Skor Candy Bar Sayings

  • I really SKOR’ed having you for a teacher
  • I really SKOR’ed getting you as a teacher
  • Musketeers Candy Bar Sayings
  • Being around you is always an adventure
  • Your class has been an adventure

Twix Candy Bar Sayings

  • Thanks for teaching us some new TWIX

Whoppers Candy Sayings

  • You’re a WHOPPER of a teacher
  • I won’t lie: You’re a great teacher

Almond Joy

  • For all the JOY you bring
  • It’s a JOY to be in your class!
  • With you as my teacher, every day is pure JOY

Baby Ruth Candy Bar Sayings

  • You hit this school year out of the park!

Butterfinger Candy Bar Sayings

  • You make things BUTTER by working your FINGERS to the bone – thanks!
  • Life with you just keeps getting BUTTER
  • When it comes to teaching, there’s no one BUTTER
  • We hope you can relax this summer and not lift a FINGER

Nutrageous Candy Bar Sayings or Nuts

  • I would go nuts without your help
  • I’d have to be nuts not to appreciate all you do!

Reese’s Pieces Candy Sayings

  • I love you to PIECES
  • Without you, I would fall to PIECES


  • You’re an awesome teacher for so many RIESENS
  • Why do I think you are the best teacher? Let me count the RIESENS

Pop Rocks

  • You Rock!

candy gram teacher gifts


Candy Puns for Teacher Gifts

These sweet puns made into printable tags make for an easy back to school teacher gift. Download the free teacher gift tags. Print on card stock, cut out. How easy is that!?! I hope these are the perfect gift ideas for your teacher.

——> download here for free 4 gift tags {Back To School Teacher Gift Tags}

back to school teacher gift tags

Grab the matching candies for each funny candy tag; Mounds, Snickers, Almond Joy, mints, and Starbursts.  The best part of this great gift is that even if the teacher doesn’t have a sweet tooth, many teachers appreciate little sweets to share with students for incentives.

Teacher candy gram gift tags

Is your child thrilled with their new teacher use this clever candy saying? This “I am bursting with happiness that you are my teacher,” tag paired with starbursts will let their teacher know!

starburst teacher gift

What a bright and happy gift!

back to school teacher starburst gift idea

Did your child get a fun teacher? Pair this “This year will be mounds of fun with you as my teacher” tag with Mounds candy bars.

this year will be mounds of fun teacher gift tag

It is always great when you get the teacher you hoped for! The “I am glad you were mint to be my teacher” tag will let your teacher know!

you were mint to be my teacher gift tag

Honor the new year with a positive and hopeful gift. We all want our children to have a year of snickers and joy! So many fun back to school gifts teachers love!

 Candy gram saying snickers and joy gift tag

What are your favorite puns? I love the chocolate puns, but did I leave out a saying for your favorite candy? Please let me know.

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